The Switzerland international finalised a switch that will see him embark on a new chapter in his career with the Ligue 1 club.
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The emphatic effort at Anfield was the highlight of the Egypt international’s opening day hat-trick in the Premier League.
Shaqiri, 28, is on international duty with Switzerland and is now self-isolating.
Klopp said the club had no plan of letting any of their first-team players leave in the January transfer window
Liverpool manager Juergen Klopp has brushed aside comparisons to Arsenal’s famous “Invincibles’’ squad and urged his players to focus solely on Saturday’s English Premier League trip to Tottenham Hotspur.
Liverpool have moved six points clear at the top of the Premier League table courtesy of a 4-0 victory over Newcastle United at Anfield on Wednesday.
Liverpool have returned to the top of the Premier League with a 3-1 victory over Manchester United, earning the win through a couple of deflected strikes from substitute Xherdan Shaqiri.
Things may have gone differently had Fulham not seen a goal debatably disallowed moments before Liverpool’s opener, but it was the same story of lapses of concentration in defence costing Slavisa Jokanovic’s newly-promoted outfit
Liverpool made it three wins in a week and climbed to the top of the Premier League table courtesy of a comprehensive 4-1 victory over Cardiff City on Saturday.
Roberto Firmino set Liverpool, beaten at Napoli in their previous game, on their way in the 20th minute with an emphatic finish after a smart pull back from Andy Robertson found the Brazilian in space in the box
Liverpool’s reinforced squad must build on their ruthless form from last season if they are to challenge defending English Premier League champions, Manchester City, for the title, manager Juergen Klopp says.
Xherdan Shaqiri put a stamp on his Liverpool debut with a spectacular bicycle-kick goal to round out the scoring in the International Champions Cup match in front of a crowd of 101,000
The Reds have been long-time admirers of the Switzerland international, who underwent a medical earlier today before putting pen to paper on a five-year deal which will keep him at Anfield until 2023.
Xherdan Shaqiri is having a medical on Merseyside after cutting short his holiday to complete his move to Liverpool from Stoke, Sky Sports News understands.
Both Croatia and Argentina are in the same Group D with Nigeria in the ongoing FIFA World Cup in Russia
Xhaka and Shaqiri, who are of Albanian-Kosovan heritage, celebrated their goals against Serbia with a gesture which appeared to imitate the eagle displayed on Albania’s flag.
The News Agency of Nigeria reports that the committee had late on Sunday imposed a fine of 10,000 Swiss Francs and a warning on the Polish Football Association.
The sanctions were imposed because of the display of a political and offensive banner by Polish fans during the 2018 FIFA World Cup Group H match played between Poland and Senegal.
Mladen Krstajic’s team entered the match knowing that a victory would see them advance to the round of 16, but Granit Xhaka’s second-half effort cancelled an early header from Aleksandar Mitrovic, before Xherdan Shaqiri won it for Switzerland in the final minute.
Switzerland had the first opportunity of the match inside the first three minutes, but Blerim Dzemaili – who had been found by Xherdan Shaqiri – could only lift the ball over the Brazilian crossbar from close range