Dejan Lovren heads home Liverpool’s equaliser  during the  Champions League Group E match against Napoli  at Anfield. Photograph: Michael Steele/Getty Images

Liverpool 1 Napoli 1 Europe holds few surprises for Jürgen Klopp after 100 Uefa games and his latest encounter with Carlo Ancelotti’s Napoli brought (...)

 Jurgen Klopp: “The team selection is about winning this game and nothing else. What we have to be against Napoli for sure is as tuned as possible.”   Photograph: Richard Sellers/PA

Jürgen Klopp remembers the first time: July 14th 2005. He had just turned 38 when he encountered Armenia’s Mika Ashtarak and felt an excitement that(...)

Aston Villa’s Conor Hourihane in action against  Tanguy Ndombele during the Premier League game at the  Tottenham Hotspur Stadium. Photograph: Eddie Keogh/Reuters

The week’s ‘Memory like an Elephant’ award goes to our very own Conor Hourihane who, after making his Premier League debut with Aston Villa on Saturda(...)

Former Napoli boss Maurizio Sarri has been lined up to become the new Chelsea manager.  Photograph:  Francesco Pecoraro/Getty Images

Chelsea are close to appointing Maurizio Sarri as their new head coach and signing midfielder Jorginho, according to Napoli president Aurelio De Laure(...)

 Piotr Zielinski  of Poland in action against Quincy Promes  of the Netherlands during the international friendly  in Gdansk on June 1st. Photograph: Adam Warzawa/EPA

Liverpool have made a €12 million bid for the Udinese midfielder Piotr Zielinski but face competition from Napoli for the Polish international. Liver(...)

Rafael Benitez has confirmed that he will not be managing Napoli next season. Photo: Valerio Pennicino/Getty Images)

Napoli coach Rafa Benitez has announced he is leaving after two years with the Serie A club amid widespread expectation he is poised to replace the s(...)