Club World Cup: Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp is ‘wrong person’ to address Qatar issues

Jurgen Klopp says he is the “wrong person” to address concerns over Qatar’s human rights record. Liverpool are in the country for their Club World Cup semi-final with Mexican side Monterrey on Wednesday. Concerns have been expressed about the country hosting this event and the 2022 World Cup because of its stance on homosexuality and immigrant workers’ rights, among other issues. “Organisers have to think about these things, not the athletes,” Klopp said. “When sportsmen have to decide to be part of a competition, it’s not right.” The Reds won…

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Liverpool: Klopp faces wait over fitness of Fabinho

Liverpool face an anxious wait over the fitness of Fabinho after he suffered an ankle injury during Wednesday’s Champions League draw with Napoli. The Brazil midfielder is suspended for Saturday’s Premier League match against Brighton, but manager Jurgen Klopp is worried he could miss more games. Liverpool host Everton on 4 December, their first game in a packed schedule for the month. “I don’t want to say what I expect,” said Klopp. “It’s early and we all hope it’s not too serious but it’s pretty painful and in an area…

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