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Lovren says COVID-19 lockdown has been a mental battle

Liverpool defender Dejan Lovren has claimed that maintaining focus on the Premier League title race during the COVID-19 lockdown has been a mental battle irrespective of individual efforts to stay physically fit. “It hasn’t been easy as we have been locked up in our homes for 46 days now,” the Croatia international said in a chat with Saturday’s online edition of Sportske Novisti, Croatia's leading sports daily (sportske.jutarnji.hr). “The psychological aspect is the most difficult to overcome. I work out on my own as much as I can, I kick the ball around a bit with my son on our lawn, but training with the team is totally different.” Premier League action has been on suspension since March 9 and remains in limbo as they can't take steps but have to wait for the government's decis...

Lovren – A loss to Man City won’t derail our title hopes

Liverpool defender Dejan Lovren has insisted that a defeat to Manchester City on Thursday at the Etihad will not derail Liverpool's Premier League title aspirations. The Reds currently lead Pep Guardiola's Manchester City with 7 points and have maintained their unbeaten run in the Premier League. However, a tough test awaits them at the Etihad. Manchester City will be keen to end Liverpool's unbeaten run and close the gap on the league leaders. Speaking ahead of the game, Lovren said: "I think they said it also last year when Man City came to Anfield and they said if we win and they lose it will change something." READ: Valverde admits uncertainty over his future at Barca "I didn't see it at the end that Man City change anything. They kept their football, they kept their sty...