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Augsburg rout Hamburg in Bundesliga relegation battle

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Berlin (AFP) – Augsburg climbed out of the Bundesliga relegation zone with a 4-0 hammering of Hamburg on Sunday as Turkey international Halil Altintop netted twice.

Hamburg took Augsburg’s place in 16th after the away defeat as the hosts climb to 13th, giving themselves a two-point buffer from the drop zone with three games left.

Augsburg rout Hamburg in Bundesliga relegation battle

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Berlin (AFP) – Augsburg climbed out of the Bundesliga relegation zone with a 4-0 hammering of Hamburg on Sunday as Turkey international Halil Altintop netted twice.

Hamburg took Augsburg’s place in 16th after the away defeat as the hosts climb to 13th, giving themselves a two-point buffer from the drop zone with three games left.

Stocker helps Hertha end losing streak

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Berlin (AFP) – Swiss winger Valentin Stocker had a hand in both goals as Hertha Berlin ended their three-match losing streak with a 2-0 Bundesliga win over Augsburg on Sunday.

Hertha climb back up to fifth after victory at Berlin’s sun-drenched Olympic Stadium to keep their European hopes alive following straight defeats to Cologne, Moenchengladbach and Hoffenheim.

Lethal Lewandowski fuelling Bayern charge

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Berlin (AFP) – Robert Lewandowski’s hat-trick on Saturday brought him level in the race to be the Bundesliga’s top scorer this season and Bayern Munich’s Poland star is on fire for club and country.

The 28-year-old striker netted his fourth hat-trick for Bayern this season in Saturday’s 6-0 drubbing of Augsburg in a masterclass performance in which he also created goals for Thomas Muller and Thiago Alcantara.

Lethal Lewandowski fuelling Bayern charge

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Berlin (AFP) – Robert Lewandowski’s hat-trick on Saturday brought him level in the race to be the Bundesliga’s top scorer this season and Bayern Munich’s Poland star is on fire for club and country.

The 28-year-old striker netted his fourth hat-trick for Bayern this season in Saturday’s 6-0 drubbing of Augsburg in a masterclass performance in which he also created goals for Thomas Muller and Thiago Alcantara.

Lewandowski’s treble in Bayern romp delights Ancelotti

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Berlin (AFP) – Carlo Ancelotti showered praise on Robert Lewandowski after the striker’s hat-trick in Bayern Munich’s 6-0 thrashing of Augsburg left him level in the race to be the Bundesliga’s top scorer.

The home win ensured runaway league leaders Bayern remained 13 points clear at the summit while Augsburg dropped into the relegation places.

Lewandowski’s treble in Bayern romp delights Ancelotti

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Berlin (AFP) – Carlo Ancelotti showered praise on Robert Lewandowski after the striker’s hat-trick in Bayern Munich’s 6-0 thrashing of Augsburg left him level in the race to be the Bundesliga’s top scorer.

The home win ensured runaway league leaders Bayern remained 13 points clear at the summit while Augsburg dropped into the relegation places.

Lewandowski nets hat-trick in Bayern romp

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Berlin (AFP) – Robert Lewandowski hit a hat-trick in Bayern Munich’s 6-0 thrashing of Augsburg on Saturday to go level with Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang in his battle to be the Bundesliga’s top scorer.

The win ensured Bayern remained 13 points clear at the summit while Augsburg dropped into the relegation places.

Leipzig slip off German title pace after draw

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Augsburg (Germany) (AFP) – RB Leipzig suffered a German title setback on Friday when they were held to a 2-2 draw at Augsburg, handing champions Bayern Munich the chance to go seven points clear by the end of the weekend.

The result kept Leipzig in second spot on 49 points but Bayern can go to 56 points if they defeat seventh-placed Cologne on Saturday.

Leipzig slip off German title pace after draw

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Augsburg (Germany) (AFP) – RB Leipzig suffered a German title setback on Friday when they were held to a 2-2 draw at Augsburg, handing champions Bayern Munich the chance to go seven points clear by the end of the weekend.

The result kept Leipzig in second spot on 49 points but Bayern can go to 56 points if they defeat seventh-placed Cologne on Saturday.

Gomez slams ‘naive, youth team’ Wolfsburg

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Berlin (AFP) Germany striker Mario Gomez has slammed "naive" Wolfsburg for playing "like a youth team" as their 2-1 home defeat to Augsburg dragged them back towards the Bundesliga's relegation places.

Inside 12 months, Wolfsburg have gone from beating Cristiano Ronaldo's Real Madrid 2-0 in the Champions League quarter-finals, eventually losing after defeat in Spain, to their current ranking of 14th in Germany's top flight four points from the drop zone.

Gomez slams ‘naive, youth team’ Wolfsburg

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Berlin (AFP) Germany striker Mario Gomez has slammed "naive" Wolfsburg for playing "like a youth team" as their 2-1 home defeat to Augsburg dragged them back towards the Bundesliga's relegation places.

Inside 12 months, Wolfsburg have gone from beating Cristiano Ronaldo's Real Madrid 2-0 in the Champions League quarter-finals, eventually losing after defeat in Spain, to their current ranking of 14th in Germany's top flight four points from the drop zone.

Robben shines as Bayern floor Augsburg again

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Berlin (AFP) Robert Lewandowski and Arjen Robben combined for all three goals as Bundesliga leaders Bayern Munich eased to an impressive 3-1 victory for their second win over Augsburg this week.

Having also beaten their Bavarian neighbours by the same margin on Wednesday at home in the German Cup, Bayern completed the double thanks to Robben's outstanding display with two assists and a goal.

Robben shines as Bayern floor Augsburg again

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Berlin (AFP) Robert Lewandowski and Arjen Robben combined for all three goals as Bundesliga leaders Bayern Munich eased to an impressive 3-1 victory for their second win over Augsburg this week.

Having also beaten their Bavarian neighbours by the same margin on Wednesday at home in the German Cup, Bayern completed the double thanks to Robben's outstanding display with two assists and a goal.

Schalke’s Swiss star Embolo breaks ankle

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Berlin (AFP) Schalke 04 are expected to be without teenage striker Breel Embolo for the rest of 2016 after the Swiss international broke his left ankle on Saturday.

The 19-year-old was stretchered off after 25 minutes of Schalke's 1-1 draw at Augsburg, which lifted them out of the Bundesliga's relegation places into 15th.

Schalke’s Swiss star Embolo breaks ankle

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Berlin (AFP) Schalke 04 are expected to be without teenage striker Breel Embolo for the rest of 2016 after the Swiss international broke his left ankle on Saturday.

The 19-year-old was stretchered off after 25 minutes of Schalke's 1-1 draw at Augsburg, which lifted them out of the Bundesliga's relegation places into 15th.

Super-sub Muto seals Mainz win at Augsburg

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Berlin (AFP) Japan striker Yoshinori Muto on Sunday again came off the bench to score his second goal in just three Bundesliga games in Mainz's 3-1 away win at Augsburg.

Muto came on with 66 minutes gone for Colombia striker Jhon Cordoba, who had scored Mainz's early opener, and stabbed the ball over the line nine minutes from time after some good play by Yunus Malli.

Super-sub Muto seals Mainz win at Augsburg

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Berlin (AFP) Japan striker Yoshinori Muto on Sunday again came off the bench to score his second goal in just three Bundesliga games in Mainz's 3-1 away win at Augsburg.

Muto came on with 66 minutes gone for Colombia striker Jhon Cordoba, who had scored Mainz's early opener, and stabbed the ball over the line nine minutes from time after some good play by Yunus Malli.

Liverpool

PHOTO: Klopp seals surprise transfer from Bundesliga; Star poses with Liverpool shirt

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Liverpool have announced that they have completed a deal to sign the experienced Austrian keeper Alex Manninger on a free transfer, subject to international clearance.

The 39-year-old has signed a one year contract at Anfield and will be the third choice keeper for Klopp behind Mignolet and new signing Loris Karius.

PHOTO: Klopp agrees deal for experienced star; Player spotted in Liverpool, medical today

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Earlier this week, reports emerged that Liverpool are close to completing the signing of the Augsburg centre back Ragnar Klavan.

Now the ever reliable Liverpool Echo are reporting that the Bundesliga defender has already arrived in Liverpool for his medical.

The 30 year old was spotted near Melwood earlier and here are some of the images of him arriving at the Spire Liverpool hospital earlier today.

Liverpool: Deal agreed for star,medical tomorrow; Top class attacker arriving for transfer talks

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Liverpool are close to completing a transfer for Augsburg centre back Ragnar Klavan.

The 30 year old defender will sign as a backup and a direct replacement for Kolo Toure.

The Reds decided to release the former Arsenal and Manchester City defender this summer and have sold Martin Skrtel as well.

Liverpool agree fee for Bundesliga star; Klopp confident of completing midfielder transfer this week

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Liverpool are poised to complete the signing of the Augsburg centre back Ragnar Klavan this week.

The 30 year old defender will sign as a replacement for recently released Kolo Toure. With the likes of Sakho and Gomez picking up injuries earlier this month, Klopp is keen on adding some depth to the centre back position and Ragnar is expected to fill that void.

Visualized: Liverpool 1-0 Augsburg

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Previous Match Infographics: Augsburg (a), Aston Villa (a), Sunderland (h), Leicester (a), Stoke [League Cup] (h), Norwich (a), Manchester Utd (h), Arsenal (h), Stoke [League Cup] (a), West Ham (a), Sunderland (a), Leicester (h), Watford (a), West Brom (h), Sion (a), Newcastle (a), Swansea (h), Bordeaux (h), City (a), Crystal Palace (h), Rubin Kazan (a), Chelsea (a), Southampton (h), Rubin Kazan (h), Tottenham (a), Everton (a), FC Sion (h), Aston Villa (h), Norwich (h), Bordeaux (a), Manchester United (a), West Ham (h), Arsenal (a), Bournemouth (h), Stoke (a)

As always for Europa League matches, all data from WhoScored.

Milner Penalty Enough To Beat Augsburg

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The Reds sealed their place in the last sixteen of the Europa League on Thursday evening after a James Milner penalty, less than five minutes in gave them their only goal. Despite a lively performance from Jürgen Klopp's side and some key players in the starting XI, the Reds couldn't increase their goal tally.

Liveprool have serious midfield worries ahead of League Cup final

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Liverpool progressed to the round-of-16 in the Europa League after defeating Augsburg courtesy a 5th minute James Milner penalty. The game was as much about the League Cup final on Sunday, and a win, even if it wasn't all too convincing, would come as a massive boost for the side.

Liverpool v FC Augsburg 02.25.16

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1pm ET, live in the US on Fox Sports 1

Last three matches:
Liverpool: 0-0 Augsburg (a); 6-0 Villa (a); 1-2 West Ham aet (a)
Augsburg: 1-0 Hannover (a); 0-0 Liverpool (h); 1-3 Bayern (h)

Previous rounds:
Liverpool: 0-0 Augsburg (a); 0-0 Sion (a); 2-1 Bordeaux (h); 1-0 Kazan (a); 1-1 Kazan (h); 1-1 Sion (h); 1-1 Bordeaux (a)
Augsburg: 0-0 Liverpool (h); 3-1 Partizan (a); 2-3 Athletic Bilbao (h); 4-1 AZ (h); 0-1 AZ (a); 1-3 Partizan (h); 1-3 Athletic (a)

Goalscorers (Europe):
Liverpool: Lallana 2, Benteke, Can, Ibe, Milner 1
Augsburg: Bobadilla 6; Trochowski 2; Altintop, Hong, Ji, Verhaegh 1

Referee: Clément Turpin (FRA)

Guess at a line-up:
Mignolet
Clyne Toure Sakho Moreno
Henderson Can
Milner Firmino Coutinho
Sturridge

It'll be the same team as a week ago.

MATCH PREVIEW: Liverpool V Augsburg

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It's another Europa League fixture for Liverpool on Thursday evening as the Reds aim to capitalise on a 0-0 draw collected in the first leg. With one eye on that all important League Cup final at Wembley on Sunday, Jurgen Klopp may opt to field a slightly altered XI in a match that Liverpool should on paper be able to win.

Visualized: Liverpool 0-0 Augsburg

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Previous Match Infographics: Aston Villa (a), Sunderland (h), Leicester (a), Stoke [League Cup] (h), Norwich (a), Manchester Utd (h), Arsenal (h), Stoke [League Cup] (a), West Ham (a), Sunderland (a), Leicester (h), Watford (a), West Brom (h), Sion (a), Newcastle (a), Swansea (h), Bordeaux (h), City (a), Crystal Palace (h), Rubin Kazan (a), Chelsea (a), Southampton (h), Rubin Kazan (h), Tottenham (a), Everton (a), FC Sion (h), Aston Villa (h), Norwich (h), Bordeaux (a), Manchester United (a), West Ham (h), Arsenal (a), Bournemouth (h), Stoke (a)

As always for Europa League matches, all data from WhoScored.

Europa League: Augsburg Present Jurgen Klopp With Pretzel To Eat During Post-Match Press Conference (Video)

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"I could murder some scran right now"

In the act ofwatching his side labour to a goalless draw against Augsburg in the Europa League last night, it would appear Jurgen Klopp managed to work up quite an appetite.

Thankfully, his incredibly hospitable Germanopponents once again went out of their way to provide,presentingthe Reds boss with a complimentary Bavarian pretzel to be going on with during his post-match press conference.

Reds Settle For A Draw In Germany

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Liverpool could only muster a 0-0 draw in their Europa League tie against Augsburg on Thirsday evening in what turned out to be a rather uneventful fixture. Jürgen Klopp fielded the same XI that took part in the 6-0 win over Aston Villa but despite having the likes of Coutinho, Firmino and Daniel Sturridge on the pitch, the Reds just couldn't find a goal.

MATCH PREVIEW: Augsburg V Liverpool

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Liverpool travel to Jurgen Klopp's native Germany on Thursday evening as they look to reignite their Europa League efforts. With the winners of the competition gaining a place in the Champions League it may be silverware that some laugh off but Klopp is definitely not a manager to turn down an opportunity like that.

Liverpool at FC Augsburg 02.18.16

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3:05pm ET, live in the US on Fox Sports 2

Last three matches:
Liverpool: 6-0 Villa (a); 1-2 West Ham aet (a)2-2 Sunderland (h)
Augsburg: 1-3 Bayern (h); 1-2 Ingolstadt (a); 0-0 Eintracht Frankfurt (h)

Previous rounds:
Liverpool: 0-0 Sion (a); 2-1 Bordeaux (h); 1-0 Kazan (a); 1-1 Kazan (h); 1-1 Sion (h); 1-1 Bordeaux (a)
Augsburg: 3-1 Partizan (a); 2-3 Athletic Bilbao (h); 4-1 AZ (h); 0-1 AZ (a); 1-3 Partizan (h); 1-3 Athletic (a)

Goalscorers (Europe):
Liverpool: Lallana 2, Benteke, Can, Ibe, Milner 1
Augsburg: Bobadilla 6; Trochowski 2; Altintop, Hong, Ji, Verhaegh 1

Referee: David Fernández Borbalán (ESP)

Borbalán's actually done a Liverpool match before: the 0-1 loss at Anahi Makhachkala in this competition in 2012.

Europa League: Augsburg Welcome Travelling Liverpool Fans With Handy Scouse-To-German Phrase Book (Photo)

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Having already laid on a pair of emergency spectacles for Jurgen Klopp, Augsburg have once again gone out of their way to make their fair city a home from home for travelling the Liverpool contingent ahead of Thurday night's Europa League clash between the two sides.

Indeed, the Bundesliga side have taken the time to prepare a handy little Scouse-to-German phrase pamphlet to help Liverpool fans get over the language barrier in and around the WWK Arena.

Europa League draw: Manchester United faces Midtylland; Liverpool handed Augsburg

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After seeing two of its Champions League survivors handed tough Round of 16 match-ups, the English Premier League enjoyed better fortune in Monday's Europa League draw. Manchester United, relegated from Europe's premier club competition last week, were paired with Denmark's FC Midtylland in Europa's Round of 32, while Liverpool manager Jurgen Klipp will face a familiar foe in Augsburg, currently sitting 13th in the German Bundesliga.

Europa League draw: Manchester United faces Midtylland; Liverpool handed Augsburg

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After seeing two of its Champions League survivors handed tough Round of 16 match-ups, the English Premier League enjoyed better fortune in Monday's Europa League draw. Manchester United, relegated from Europe's premier club competition last week, were paired with Denmark's FC Midtylland in Europa's Round of 32, while Liverpool manager Jurgen Klipp will face a familiar foe in Augsburg, currently sitting 13th in the German Bundesliga.

Bundesliga

First Pep, then Klopp: Augsburg relish ‘dream’ games

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Bundesliga strugglers Augsburg insist they are relishing their forthcoming dream home ties against Pep Guardiola's Bayern Munich and Jurgen Klopp's Liverpool.

Guardiola will bring Bundesliga leaders Bayern to Augsburg's WWK Arena for a league clash on Sunday before Klopp's Liverpool are the visitors next Thursday in the Round of 32, first-leg clash in the Europa League.

First Pep, then Klopp: Augsburg relish ‘dream’ games

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Bundesliga strugglers Augsburg insist they are relishing their forthcoming dream home ties against Pep Guardiola's Bayern Munich and Jurgen Klopp's Liverpool.

Guardiola will bring Bundesliga leaders Bayern to Augsburg's WWK Arena for a league clash on Sunday before Klopp's Liverpool are the visitors next Thursday in the Round of 32, first-leg clash in the Europa League.

Augsburg ‘Keeper Marwin Hitz Receives €120 Bill From Cologne To Cover Cost Of Damaged Penalty Spot

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Cologne have hit Augsburg goalkeeper Marwin Hitz with a spot fine of over €120 to cover the cost of repairing the damage he caused to their penalty spot during a top-notch bout of shenanigans during the Bundesliga game between the two sides on Saturday evening.

Hitz was seen deliberately scuffing the penalty spot at theRheinEnergieStadion momentsbefore Cologne striker Athony Modeste slipped and fluffeda penalty kick.

The Rest

Confirmed Team News: Augsburg vs Liverpool lineups

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