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5 things Jurgen Klopp must fix to address Liverpool's slump and revive title defence

Liverpool are in danger of falling behind their rivals in the title race after a fifth game without a win and the end of their unbeaten league run at Anfield


On This Day – 22 Jan 2008: Sunderland sign Manchester United full back

Thirteen years ago today, Roy Keane eventually got his man – after 12 months of trying.


Man Utd legend Lou Macari proving to be just as much a hero off the pitch as he was on it

EXCLUSIVE: The former Red Devils midfielder tells Mirror Sport about the homeless shelter he has been running in Stoke for the last four years


Hazard ends drought, Benzema scores twice as Real rout Alaves

Hazard ends drought, Benzema scores twice as Real rout Alaves


The 5 best moments of Luis Suarez's career

Luis Suarez enjoyed incredible success for both Liverpool, Barcelona and Ajax. Here are the top 5 moments of his career.


Scottish Cup draw: Motherwell handed away tie as Hamilton host familiar foes

Airdrie and Clyde were also in the hat for the third round draw


Celtic defensive groundhog day as lightning strikes 22 times to set 10 In A Row chances ablaze

The Parkhead outfit have been dreadful from dead balls in this nightmare season.


Edin Dzeko: Potential destinations for the AS Roma star

With Edin Dzeko linked with a move away from AS Roma, 90min assesses five possible clubs the Bosnian striker could join this winter


Watkins breaks goal drought as Villa sink Newcastle

Watkins breaks goal drought as Villa sink Newcastle


The Rangers form carousel as Steven Gerrard's stars pass the starring role parcel during title charge

The Ibrox men have had several big names step up to the plate over the course of the season with excellent spells of form.


How should Aston Villa line up against Manchester City?

Can the current manager of the month beat the odds and lead Villa to victory at the Etihad?


Burnley stun Liverpool to end unbeaten home record

Burnley stun Liverpool to end unbeaten home record


Steven Lawless returns to Motherwell as one of the leagues most creative players after Livi exploits

Motherwell have added one of the most creative players in the league last season in Steven Lawless


Chelsea should not dismiss Rafa Benitez as a short-term fix

Chelsea should consider Rafa Benitez as an emergency replacement for Frank Lampard if they sack the current manager.


Gladbach break Borussia Dortmund jinx to go fourth in Bundesliga

Gladbach break Borussia Dortmund jinx to go fourth in Bundesliga


Brendan Rodgers makes Leicester transfer admission after Christian Eriksen linked

Rodgers' Leicester side are riding high in the Premier League after beating Chelsea and visit Brentford in the FA Cup on Sunday


Eddie Jones picks brains of Sir Dave Brailsford and Arsene Wenger on dynasty building

England rugby boss interested in "how you manage teams and, the longer you stay in the job, what you have got to do to keep your team growing”


Reader’s Corner: In defence of George Dobson

Welcome to Reader’s Corner, where we invite YOU, the good folk who skim these pages, to offer your own articles up for our website. Today, RR reader Jack Dodds explains why he believes George Dobson’s getting the rough end of the stick – and that if the midfielder leaves Sunderland it won’t be the last we see of him.


Roker Report Score Predictions: What do our writers predict for Sunderland v Shrewsbury?

We’re back on the bog that is our pitch at the Stadium of Light and this time it’s Shrewsbury Town who are the visitors - let’s see what our panel think and let you agree!


Norwich boss Daniel Farke makes bold admission as he aims for Championship repeat

Farke lifted the Championship title two seasons ago and aims to repeat the feat as he discusses life at the top, plus his warning to Arsenal over why moving for star man Emi Buendia is pointless this month


7 players Man Utd could sell in January as Solskjaer nails down final 25-man squad

Manchester United boss Solskjaer has said he could sanction more departures as he streamlines his squad for a Premier League title challenge, and Mirror Sport looks at the options


Arsenal's midfield loanees of the 21st century - ranked

Ranking the success of Arsenal's five midfield loan signings of the 21st century, including Dani Ceballos, Denis Suarez, Yossi Benayoun & more.


Manchester United 3-2 Liverpool: Player ratings as Bruno Fernandes sends Red Devils to FA Cup 5th round

A free kick from substitute Bruno Fernandes gave Manchester United a 3-2 win over Liverpool with the Red Devils booking their place in the FA Cup fifth round.


Chelsea 3-1 Luton: 6 talking points as Tammy Abraham hat-trick sends Blues through

Abraham hit all three goals in the FA Cup clash at Stamford Bridge as Chelsea overcome a stern challenge from Luton to set up a fifth round tie with Barnsley


Suarez secures Atletico win despite Eibar's keeper scoring a penalty

Suarez secures Atletico win despite Eibar's keeper scoring a penalty


Liverpool 0-0 Man Utd: Player Ratings as defenders stand out but strikers struggle at Anfield

LIVERPOOL 0-0 MANCHESTER UNITED: Neither side could find the breakthrough in their goalless draw at Anfield, in a result that will further emboldened Manchester City's title challenge.


Newspaper commemorating Philadelphia Union Supporters’ Shield win available for limited time

Four-page broadsheet celebrates the Union’s first trophy


Tactical Analysis: Borussia Dortmund vs Mainz

Dortmund peppered the visitors goal constantly, conceded a top class goal, and then seemed to run out of steam


Udinese vs Inter Milan: Match Preview

From one black and white striped team to another


Holders Arsenal knocked out, Man City survive Cheltenham scare

Holders Arsenal knocked out, Man City survive Cheltenham scare


Mikel Arteta vows to keep faith with under-fire duo Willian & Nicolas Pepe

Arsenal manager Mikel Arteta has stressed his support for expensive wingers Nicolas Pepe and Willian, who have both struggled since joining the club.


Tactical Analysis: Solskjaer needs to be bolder against Big Six rivals

Solskjaer uses the same set up against another Big Six opponent, and gets the same result


Fernandes strikes knockout blow on Liverpool, Chelsea safely through

Fernandes strikes knockout blow on Liverpool, Chelsea safely through


Neil Lennon returns to Celtic day job as isolating stars pictured getting back to work at Lennoxtown

A host of big names returned to training as they look to keep the Hoops feint title hopes alive against Livingston.


De Jong leads Barca to Elche win without Messi

De Jong leads Barca to Elche win without Messi


Robbie Neilson's 7 vital Hearts challenges as third force Premiership ambitions dominate winter window thinking

The Jambos hold a five-point lead in the Championship despite a second league defeat in 10 games but there's work to do if they want to become a force to be reckoned with next season.


Jessica Korda tops Kang in playoff for LPGA Tournament of Champions win

Jessica Korda rolled in a 30-foot birdie putt at the first playoff hole to win the LPGA Tournament of Champions Sunday, rallying from two shots down to beat Danielle Kang. Korda, who fired a third-round 60 on Saturday to put herself within striking distance of overnight leader Kang, fired a five-under-par final round of 66 for a 24-under total of 260 at the Four Seasons Golf & Sports Club in Lake Buena Vista, Florida. Kang, who led by three...


Man Utd & Liverpool tipped to go 'head-to-head' for RB Leipzig's Dayot Upamecano

Liverpool and Manchester United are keen on signing Dayot Upamecano when his £38m release clause kicks in in the summer.


Atlético Femenino update: Supercopa win, another new signing, and moving up the rankings

Despite an injury-hit campaign, Atlético have won a trophy and have other objectives within reach.


Conte sees red as Inter Milan are held to Udinese stalemate

Conte sees red as Inter Milan are held to Udinese stalemate


Liverpool's Virgil van Dijk and pathway to England gives Hamilton kids hope, says Aaron Martin as he hails Scottish Premiership standard

The Accies defender raves about the standard of Scottish football and believes players can follow van Dijk pathway to top


Raphael Varane considering Real Madrid exit in search of new challenge

Raphael Varane may seek new challenge away from Real Madrid as he feels he needs a new step in his career


Starting XI: Is this the Sunderland side that will take on Shrewsbury Town this afternoon?

Who do you reckon will make the starting eleven when Sunderland look to bounce back against Shrewsbury this afternoon?


Arsenal 3-0 Newcastle: 5 talking points as Gunners ease into top half of the table

Second half goals from Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, Bukayo Saka and then Aubameyang again saw the Gunners ease past the Magpies to win for the fourth time in five league games


Jamie Gillan hoping for minimal Cleveland Browns role as last Brit standing in NFL play-offs

Cleveland Browns have been the story of the NFL play-offs so far - and Scottish punter Jamie Gillan hopes they can pull off another upset against the Kansas City Chiefs this weekend


Schalke 0-4 Bayern Munich: Player ratings as Die Roten extend lead at top of Bundesliga

Thomas Muller, Robert Lewandowski and David Alaba all scored as Bundesliga leaders Bayern Munich beat rivals Schalke 4-0.


Toothless Wolves edge Chorley thanks to Vitinha stunner

Toothless Wolves edge Chorley thanks to Vitinha stunner


Celtic and Rangers players unite in touching tribute to victims of the Ibrox disaster

Both sides of the Old Firm fell silent ahead of their crunch Premiership tie on the 50th anniversary of the stadium tragedy.


Messi sees red, 'fearful' Juventus, PSG back top: Talking points from around Europe

Frustration got the better of Lionel Messi as he saw red in the Spanish Super Cup final, while Inter dealt a major blow to Juventus's Serie A title hopes but Paris Saint-Germain are back on top in France. AFP Sport rounds up some of the main talking points from across the continent: - Messi's first red card for Barca - Lionel Messi was sent off for the first time in 753 appearances for Barcelona at the end of his side's 3-2 extra-time defeat by...


Hamilton v Motherwell: Lanarkshire rivals assessed ahead of crunch derby clash

A closer look at the two sides ahead of a mouthwatering clash to kick-off 2021