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Are you a no wins in November or more of an unbeaten in 16? – East Lower – Football Article

I think my blogging absence may have rendered me incapable of writing a decent headline. Or maybe I never was any good at writing decent headlines? There’s one to ponder. What I meant by it – and the very fact that I’m having to explain it suggests that, yes, I do need to go back to the drawing board – is that while we’ve been doing pretty well under Emery, at least it appears that way through my own bespectacled…

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Analysis of Liverpool’s last 38 Premier League games shows crazy impact of Virgil van Dijk – Football Article

Liverpool have now played 38 games in the Premier League since Virgil van Dijk‘s debut, and the Dutchman’s impact on their defensive record is remarkable. Van Dijk made his first league start for the Reds in a 1-0 loss to Swansea City in January of last year, three weeks after completing his £75 million switch from Southampton. Since then, he has missed just one game in the English top flight, with Jurgen Klopp opting to field Dejan Lovren and Joel…

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Milestones for Mane and Van Dijk at Brighton & Liverpool’s record of bouncing back under Klopp – Football Article

Liverpool take on Brighton looking to get back to winning ways in the Premier League—and the omens are good that Jurgen Klopp‘s team will do exactly that. Past successes The three Premier league clashes between Liverpool and Brighton have seen the Reds win them all, scoring 10 and conceding once. They have suffered defeat in two of the 19 league encounters with Brighton and scored in all but two of them. The only goalless draw between the teams came in…

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