Liverpool fans will be the keenest for the season to restart, with Jurgen Klopp’s side were on the brink of their first league title for 30 years when matches were suspended in March. File / Reuters
Roberto Firmino’s strike ensured Liverpool made a record-breaking start for one of Europe’s top five leagues after beating Tottenham 1-0 on Saturday, but ending a 30-year wait to win the title is the only history Jurgen Klopp is interested in.
Premier League leaders Liverpool meet Tottenham Hotspur on Sunday for the first time since a sultry June night in Madrid ended with Juergen Klopp’s side crowned champions of Europe.
Liverpool manager Juergen Klopp said on Friday that his team must be brave in attack in addition to being perfect in defence if they are to beat defending Premier League champions
All eyes will be once again on skipper Virat Kohli when Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) take on a high- flying Mumbai Indians (MI) in the IPL match in Dubai on Monday.
Valtteri Bottas took full advantage of a troubled day for his Mercedes team-mate Lewis Hamilton to claim the ninth win of his career with a measured drive to victory in Sunday’s incident-packed Russian Grand Prix.
Former champion Stan Wawrinka brushed aside Andy Murray 6-1, 6-3, 6-2 in the marquee match-up on the opening day of Roland Garros on Sunday.
It was a batting mayhem at the Sharjah Stadium as Rajasthan Royals chased down a mammoth total of 223 runs emerge winners against Kings XI Punjab by four wickets with two balls to spare in their Indian Premier League (IPL) match on Sunday.