Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp missed the visit of Sunderland to Anfield on Saturday after coming down with suspected appendicitis.
The German undertook pre-match media duties on Friday but was subsequently taken ill and the club announced he would not be at Anfield for the Premier League fixture.
First-team duties were instead to be overseen by the remaining members of his backroom team, including assistant coaches Zeljko Buvac and Peter Krawietz, first-team development coach Pepijn Lijnders and...
Brisbane Roar moved level on points with A-League leaders Western Sydney Wanderers after a 4-0 win over Central Coast Mariners.
Jade North opened the scoring for the Roar with a brave header before Jamie MacLaren doubled their lead before half-time.
Corona made it 3-0 on 59 minutes with a fine strike from outside the box and then Henrique completed the scoring from the penalty spot against Mariners, who had Harry Ascroft sent off.
Watford striker Odion Ighalo has said he was offered nearly £300,000 a week to move to the Chinese Super League.
A number of big-name players have signed for Chinese clubs, with Jiangsu Suning paying Chelsea £25 million for Ramires and Shakhtar Donetsk £38.5m for Alex Teixeira, while Guangzhou Evergrande landed Jackson Martinez for £32m.
Chelsea midfielder Eden Hazard has revealed he sent a text message to manager Jose Mourinho apologising for his poor form.
Hazard, who swept the board in the player of the year awards as Chelsea won the Premier League title last season, failed to replicate his stunning form as Mourinho's men struggled in the early part of the 2015-16 campaign.
Mourinho parted company with the club in December, and Hazard, who has yet to score in the Premier League this season, has said he felt guilty.
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CARSON, Calif. - U.S. coach Jurgen Klinsmann said that the six-game suspension hanging over veteran midfielder Jermaine Jones for an incident in a Major League Soccer playoff game last October is "frustrating" for the national team.
In handing down its punishment in December, the domestic league determined that the physical contact Jones made with referee Mark Geiger in the New England Revolution's match with D.C. United amounted to assault, which carries an automatic six-match ban.