COVID-19: Liverpool reopen training centre after shutdown

Liverpool announced Friday they had reopened their first-team training centre after a 48-hour closure following a “significant” coronavirus outbreak among players and staff. Assistant manager Peter Krawietz is preparing the side for Sunday’s FA Cup third-round tie at home to third-tier Shrewsbury. As the shutdown affected only the first-team area …

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Liverpool shut training ground as COVID-19 crisis

Liverpool closed their training ground on Wednesday after “multiple new” coronavirus cases including a positive test result for assistant manager Pep Lijnders, throwing their League Cup semi-final at Arsenal into further doubt. Manager Jurgen Klopp and three players — Alisson Becker, Joel Matip and Roberto Firmino — were already isolating …

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EPL: Classy, top performance – Jermaine Jenas singles out Chelsea star after draw with Wolves

Former Tottenham Hotspur midfielder, Jermaine Jenas, has singled defender Thiago Silva for praise following Chelsea’s Premier League 0-0 draw with Wolves at the weekend. Jenas described Silva’s display against Wolves as ‘classy and top performance’, adding that the Brazilian did really well against the host. Chelsea fell further behind Manchester …

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