Klopp arrived to Liverpool mid-season a year ago and the former Borussia Dortmund manager said the opportunity to have a full pre-season this summer has been an important factor to his side's strong start. The German tactician covered various topics, but amongst them was his opinion on the Premier League title betting odds which now place his side as second favourites.
Now, this roster of players from Germany, Switzerland, Slovakia, France, Denmark, Norway, Slovenia and Austria will face Team Canada in the best-of-three championship starting Tuesday (8 p.m. But the squad mostly cruised through the preliminary round, where they finished runner-up to tournament favorite Canada in Group A, and were not intimidated in the semi-final when they came up against a formidable Swedish defense.
Bernstein told BBC Radio 5 Live: "The hubris of it all is extraordinary. I am going to go and reflect on it", explained Allardyce, who was preparing Wednesday to go on holiday with his wife. We're the guardians of the game, we set the rules. "I didn't think England could stoop any lower from what happened in the summer in the Euros (losing) to Iceland".
Vying for a place on the Washington Capitals roster, Walker took exception to a vicious hit the two-time Stanley Cup victor put on one of his teammates, so he challenged Shaw to a slug-fest. Caps forward Nathan Walker took exception to the hit and dropped the gloves with Shaw. Marcus Johansson scored from the high slot on a Washington rush just ahead of the midpoint of the middle period, halving the Habs' lead with help from fellow Swedes Andre Burakovsky and Christian Djoos.
Unless Cleveland placed Josh McCown on injured reserve - which would seem unlikely, unless he's expected to miss a good portion of the season - they'll have to make a corresponding roster move. He was 19-of-28 for 92 yards, one touchdown and no interceptions in preseason. In Week 2, Cleveland was rolling offensively before McCown got hurt.
Both Ozil and Sanchez's current deals expire in July 2018. Ozil has scored two goals for Arsenal this season but is yet to register an assist. Ozil, of course, now wears No.11 with the No.10 shirt belonging to Jack Wilshere, who is on a season-long loan with Bournemouth.