Preview: Liverpool vs Burnley – Reds look to finally end their recent struggles

Liverpool 0-0 Man United - As it happened and reaction - LFC Globe

After last week’s goalless draw with Manchester United, Jurgen Klopp’s Liverpool side look to snap a four-match winless run in the Premier League tonight. Sean Dyche’s Burnley await them next on Merseyside, after 1-0 defeats vs. United and West Ham themselves. Are they capable of pulling off an unlikely upset, or can the defending champions return to winning ways? Continue reading

Sergio Aguero undergoes successful knee surgery, no timescale for his return

Having aggravated a previous knee injury during Monday’s 5-0 thrashing against Burnley, the 32-year-old’s Premier League season appears over. He now faces a race to be fit for their Champions League second-leg clash with Real Madrid in August.

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Cardiff 1-2 Burnley: Hart excels as hosts’ efforts not enough in south Wales

Burnley goalkeeper Joe Hart (left) punches the ball during the Premier League match at the Cardiff City Stadium.

Goals from Johann Berg Gudmundsson and Sam Vokes proved enough for Burnley to snatch all three points in south Wales, against a Cardiff side who worked hard but were punished for lacking a clinical edge. Joe Hart made two important saves and displayed his quality as the hosts pressed, but it was not enough – despite Josh Murphy’s well-taken strike to equalise. 
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