Crystal Palace manager Alan Pardew travels to take on his former club Newcastle United. Photograph: Getty.

Alan Pardew can expect a hot reception on Saturday afternoon when he takes charge of his first match at St James’ Park since leaving Newcastle United(...)

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp talks to the referee after his side’s loss to Villareal in the Europa League. Photo: Jose Jordan/Getty Images

Villarreal 1 Liverpool 0 This time it was Liverpool who fell to the stoppage time sucker-punch. This semi-final had been lacking drama, incident and (...)

Liverpool have been ordered to pay Burnley a record tribunal fee for Danny Ings of €8.4m plus €1.9m in add-ons. Photo: Peter Byrne/PA Wire

Liverpool have been ordered to pay Burnley a record tribunal fee for Danny Ings of €8.4m plus €1.9m in add-ons. The Professional Football Compensatio(...)

 Thousands of people  stand outside Liverpool’s Saint George’s Hall as they attend a vigil for the 96 victims of the Hillsborough tragedy on Wednesday.  Photograph:  Christopher Furlong/Getty Images

The families of Hillsborough victims are to launch a multimillion-pound high court claim against two police forces for “abuse on an industrial scale”.(...)

Liverpool have sidlined Mamadou Sakho after being notified by the UEFA that they are investigating a possible anti-doping violation by the player. Photo: Peter Powell/EPA

When news of Mamadou Sakho’s failed drugs test emerged, there were some who feared serious consequences for Liverpool as well as for the player. Those(...)

Uefa has opened disciplinary proceedings against Liverpool defender Mamadou Sakho following his failed drugs test. Photo: Getty Images

Uefa has opened disciplinary proceedings against Mamadou Sakho following his failed drugs test. The Liverpool defender decided not to have his B samp(...)

Mario Balotelli’s infamous celebration during Italy’s Euro 2012 semi-final win over Germany. Photograph: Getty

Euro 2012: Germany 1 Italy 2 June 28th, 2012 This was the tournament where Mario Balotelli proved that he was more than just a controversial figure (...)

Douvan ridden by Ruby Walsh wins the Racing Post Arkle Trophy at Cheltenham earlier this year. Photograph: Dan Sheridan/Inpho

Douvan is an all but unbackable favourite to bring his record for Willie Mullins to a perfect 10-out-of-10 at Punchestown today, probably with another(...)

 Liverpool’s coach Jurgen Klopp talks to the media during a press conference ahead of their match on Thursday. Photo: Reuters

Rousing recoveries against St Etienne, Olympiakos and Milan all led to European titles for Liverpool but Jürgen Klopp has claimed Borussia Dortmund wi(...)

Former Republic of Ireland international at the launch of SSE Airtricity’s summer football campaign at Aviva Stadium. Photograph: Dan Sheridan/Inpho

The dramatic win over Borussia Dortmund a couple of weeks ago can be the defining moment in Liverpool’s season, according to the club’s former midfie(...)