Register Login Live

English Premier League

Klopp's Liverpool Held To Goalless Draw At Spurs

English Premier League
 
Result: Tottenham 0-0 Liverpool
 
Date: 17 October 2015
 
Venue: White Hart Lane
 
Jurgen Klopp got his managerial stint at Liverpool underway with a goalless draw at Tottenham in the Premier League on Saturday.
 
The Reds had a wonderful chance to take the lead in the 10th minute when a corner kick found Divock Origi at the far post. His headed effort hit the crossbar and was swiftly collected by Hugo Lloris before Martin Skrtel could tap it in.
 
Simon Mignolet was called upon to keep the scores level after Adam Lallana lost the ball in a dangerous position in the 28th minute. Harry Kane took advantage of it as he initiated a counter attack. He set it up for N'Jie to strike but his first-time shot was parried away.
 
Spurs had two great chances to break the deadlock before the break. Kane had the first chance which saw him one-on-one with Mignolet but couldn't beat the keeper with his low shot. Allie then got the loose ball on the edge of the box but his strike was blocked.
 
Klopp's charges seemed to have the ascendancy after the interval and were putting Tottenham under pressure around the 70-minute mark as Coutinho tried to conjure up a chance for Lallana.
 
With five minutes left on the clock Mignolet pulled off another top save to keep the scoreboard goalless. Eriksen went on a marauding run before cutting inside to tee up Kane, but his powerful effort was kept out.
 

Van Gaal: Why Rooney Is Still Important

Benitez Rubbishes Reported Bale & Ronaldo Rift

Enrique Hints Pedro Could Regret Leaving Barca

229 comments

Top 5

10 Richest African Footballers In The World, Past & Present

34 Mar 11, 2021 07:19 PM in African Football

Chiefs Keeper Leaving?

30 Apr 14, 2021 08:44 AM in Kaizer Chiefs

All Eight Teams To Have Qualified For CAFCL Quarters

126 Apr 10, 2021 11:30 PM in African Football

8 Pirates Players At Risk Of Missing Crucial Downs Clash

27 Apr 13, 2021 04:01 PM in Orlando Pirates

Mourinho Linked With Shock Job

8 Apr 21, 2021 01:25 PM in World News

Pirates’ Important Update On Lorch

23 Apr 20, 2021 04:05 PM in Orlando Pirates

Fergie To Return To Football?

1 Apr 21, 2021 05:23 PM in English Premier League

Grobler Added To Chiefs List, But…

76 Apr 19, 2021 11:00 AM in Kaizer Chiefs

Breaking: Jose Mourinho Sacked

26 Apr 19, 2021 11:27 AM in English Premier League

20 Chiefs Players Who Moved Overseas

5 Apr 14, 2021 08:02 AM in Kaizer Chiefs

The Highest-Paid African Stars In The EPL

18 Feb 02, 2021 07:14 PM in English Premier League

Benni’s Usuthu Compensation

17 Apr 14, 2021 12:51 PM in Bafana

12 Players Who Went Bankrupt

23 Dec 07, 2020 12:34 PM in World News

'Its A Privilege' - Mabaso Honours Late Ex-Pirates Star

1 Apr 13, 2021 01:01 PM in Orlando Pirates