Jurgen Klopp has compartmentalised previous final defeats to turn Liverpool into showpiece winners, but Chelsea have had recent Wembley woes.
Arsene Wenger feels Jack Grealish needs to show more grit at Manchester City but he is not the only Premier League player in need of a shake.
Liverpool treated Villarreal with the utmost respect and dispatched them with consummate brilliance. Jurgen Klopp has them laser-focused.
The high line, game management and a lack of effort are not great for the blood pressure of football fans.
The mutual respect between Guardiola and Klopp is tangible. City and Liverpool will cease friendly fire soon.
It’s a throwaway line to say that goalkeepers must be a different breed. They're attention seekers.
These Oscars have a little less punch than the actual Oscars. But Ronaldo is still star of the show.
Arsenal need to show they have the bottle for this Champions League qualification race.
Liverpool barely know how to lose, but that will enough against the Manchester City machine?
The last third of the Premier League season is still full of jeopardy at the top and bottom. We're giddy.
Leeds are Ricky Hatton. But is there a method in their madness?
Luis Diaz just fits. He "looks like a Liverpool player". El Hadji Diouf did not.
Trusted lieutenants are important in the Premier League, as these examples will testify...
Liverpool’s midfield has long been described as functional, rigid and goal-shy. Here comes the stodge.