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Clear Creek ISD students win awards at world, regional robotics competitions

Clear Creek ISD students win awards at world, regional robotics competitions

LEAGUE CITY, Texas — Of the 13 student teams from across Clear Creek ISD that competed at this year’s 2021 VEX Worlds Live-Remote Championship in late May, several earned distinctions and awards.

The multiday tournament, with the Guinness World Records recognition as the largest online robot championships, included the VEX Robotics Competition and VEX IQ Challenge events. This year’s world championship was held virtually using newly developed streaming platforms that meant students were competing with over 1,600 other teams from 30 countries and 49 states.

Team 1116M Rock-It-Bots, three third-grade girls from North Pointe Elementary School, took home the highest honor, the excellence award in the IQ challenge elementary science division. According to a June 28 news release from their coach Sonia Ahsan, the team is the first in Texas to ever win this award. The team was also named a VEX IQ challenge teamwork champion in the science B division. After winning last year’s state championship, the Rock-It-Bots had qualified for the 2020 VEX IQ Robotics World tournament, but the competition was then canceled due to the pandemic, according to the news release.

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From Westbrook Intermediate School, team 7421C Flaming Phoenix was recognized as a 2021 tournament subdivision finalist and winner of the middle school technology division design award. This is the second-highest award of the competition.

The team 1116X Rock-It-Bots Xtreme, a team of two sixth-graders also from Westbrook Intermediate, earned the third highest honor of the competition, an innovate award in the IQ middle school science division.

“We are proud of the dedication and hard work of these students and their sponsors to overcome the obstacles this year and come out on top to represent the district at the highest level of competition,” said James Jobe, the district’s robotics and engineering program manager, in a district press release.

Regionally, CCISD teams also earned various awards at the June 4-5 Space City Showcase. Flaming Phoenix won the excellence award in the middle school division, while Team 3118B Astrobots from Clear Brook High School likewise won the excellence award for their division. Westbrook Intermediate’s Team 7421A Cyberbot took home an innovation award.

The showcase took place at the Learner Support Center in Clear Lake. According to Jobe, CCISD is currently the only district to have such a space specifically allocated for robotics events.

“We feel very fortunate to provide this space to our students and teams throughout the region,” Jobe said in the district press release.

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The Wide Angle: I steer clear of insects with wings and butt swords

The Wide Angle: I steer clear of insects with wings and butt swords

Sometimes you have to be ready to take a stand. To boldly proclaim, “This is the line; you shall cross it no further.”

Unless of course it has wings, a butt sword and angry disposition. Then run away.

Over the years I have had a tenuous relationship with wasps. While not the (dirty word) jerks that hornets are, they’ve never really bugged me. I’ve never been stung nor have they even aggressively come at me, but that doesn’t mean understand their nature.

I once saw a friend, in bold King Kong style, do battle with a nest of wasps with a paint sprayer. He ended up descending the ladder he was on and called it a day as far as the wasps were concerned.

I’ve always been inclined to share the Earth with wasps. You go your way and I’ll go my way type of thing, however, we have to draw the line with building a house under our awning.

Since we moved into the house we’ve been able to count on a wasp trying to build its house under the protections of the picture window awning. Again, they’ve left me alone as I tend to my crop of raspberries, and only once in a while pick on the humming birds that try to land at the A&W of bird feeders, yhough that’s kind of stopped since the woodpecker started making the stops at the feeder. Maybe the wasp — where the hornet wouldn’t — understands the size difference and just ops to stay away.

It’s because I’ve had no real issue with wasps that I opt to knock the nest down rather than conduct chemical warfare on the critters.

However, something changed the other day. As I was beginning to move against the wasp nest I noticed that the wasp in residence paid little heed to either me or the hoe I wielded.

Instead it crawled about his home and proceeded to eye me up and down. Clearly it too was determined not to give one step more in my dictator-like ways to kick it out.

Like the man I am, I took a swipe at the nest and quickly but confidently retreated to the yard, knowing that I in fact did not knock the nest down.

More to the point, the wasp seemed unimpressed with my first assault and simply returned to its nest in a show of defiance.

I tried again and for a second time I missed. This time, the wasp began flying sortees about the raspberries, so I retreated further and began to question if I should have trained woodpeckers for cover missions.

The wasp of course  returned, and upon my third attempt I managed to get the nest down and promptly lost track of it in the raspberries, meaning, for all intent and purpose, the nest may yet be serviceable.

But I couldn’t worry about that now. As the nest detached from the house, the wasp took a violent-looking pass near my head and I decided that discretion is truly the better part of valor. Soon after landing the blow and the wasp’s insistence in low flyovers near my face, I rounded and headed for the hills, determined to give the wasp its space to cope with the experience.

Or plan a retaliation. I’m prepared for anything at this point as my battle lines have shifted to a new front: the return of the big, black beetles destroying my raspberry leaves.

I wonder if there would be a treaty between myself and the wasps so I could use their air superiority to help quash the invasion  of the beatles.

In the long run, I hope the wasps don’t hold grudges or remember faces like crows can. I would like them to just learn they can’t live under the awning and just move on. I’m okay with bees — they are kind of cuddly after all — but wasps are too much of an X-factor.

I don’t trust insects with butt swords.

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Travel industry calls for ‘clear roadmap’ and financial support after 'catastrophic' year

Travel industry calls for ‘clear roadmap’ and financial support after 'catastrophic' year

“We saw Portugal move straight from green to amber with no warning and lots of people were left out there.

“It seems the frameworks that have been put in place are largely being ignored and we just don’t understand why.”

According to the travel agent, if restrictions don’t ease for at least vaccinated Britons, there will be “more job losses.”

Chris Harrison, managing director of 21-branch Dawson & Sanderson, said: “I think the industry has been forgotten by a Government that doesn’t understand the structure of our industry. We either need a traffic light system that is transparent and taken seriously, or we need tailored support as an industry. There is metric evidence that borders can open.”

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G7 Leaders Offer United Front as Summit Ends, but Cracks Are Clear

G7 Leaders Offer United Front as Summit Ends, but Cracks Are Clear

BRUSSELS — President Biden and fellow Western leaders issued a confrontational declaration about Russian and Chinese government behavior on Sunday, castigating Beijing over its internal repression, vowing to investigate the pandemic’s origins, and excoriating Moscow for using nerve agents and cyberweapons.

Concluding the first in-person summit meeting since the outbreak of the coronavirus pandemic, the leaders tried to present a unified front against a range of threats. But they disagreed about a crucial issues, from timelines for halting the burning of coal to committing tens or hundreds of billions of dollars in aid to challenge Beijing’s Belt and Road Initiative, China’s overseas investment and lending push.

Still, as they left Cornwall, where they had met at a resort overlooking rocky outcroppings in England’s far west, almost all the participants welcomed a new tone as they began to repair the breaches from four years of dealing with Mr. Biden’s predecessor, Donald J. Trump.

“It is great to have a U.S. president who’s part of the club and very willing to cooperate,’’ President Emmanuel Macron of France said after meeting Mr. Biden — praise that many Americans will welcome but those who embrace Mr. Trump’s “America First” worldview might consider a betrayal of U.S. interests.

The difference in tone was indeed striking: The last time the Group of 7 met in person, in Canada in 2018, its final communiqué never mentioned China and the United States dissented from all the commitments to confront the climate crisis. Then Mr. Trump withdrew American support from the gathering’s final statement.

This time, however, the session had distinctly Cold War overtones — a reflection of the deepening sense that a declining Russia and rising China are forming their own adversarial bloc to challenge the West.

The group’s final communiqué called on China to restore the freedoms guaranteed to Hong Kong when Britain was returned it to Chinese control, and condemned Mr. Putin’s “destabilizing behavior and malign activities,” including interfering with elections and a “systematic crackdown” on dissidents and the media.

It cast the West as the ideological rival of a growing number of autocracies, offering a democratic alternative that Mr. Biden conceded they had to prove would be more attractive around the world.

“Everyone at the table understood and understands both the seriousness and the challenges that we are up against and the responsibility of our proud democracies to step up and deliver to the rest of the world,” Mr. Biden said, returning to what has become the central doctrine of his foreign policy: A struggle between dissonant, often unruly democracies and brutally efficient but repressive autocrats.

Even before the meeting broke up, the Chinese Embassy in London, which had been almost trolling the pronouncements of the Group of 7 nations — the United States, Canada, Japan, Germany, Italy, France and the United Kingdom — delivered a bitter denunciation.

“The days when global decisions were dictated by a small group of countries are long gone,’’ the Chinese government said in a statement.

China is a member of the larger and more contentious Group of 20, whose member nations will meet in Italy in late October, which could be the first time in more than a decade for Mr. Biden to sit face to face with President Xi Jinping.

Even as Mr. Biden successfully pushed his counterparts in England to embrace a more aggressive posture against autocracies, the group failed to reach agreement on key parts of the president’s early foreign policy agenda.

It did not settle on a timeline to eliminate the use of coal for generating electric power, and climate activists said that signaled a lack of resolve to confront one of the world’s leading causes of global warming.

And while the leaders called on China to respect “fundamental freedoms, especially in relation to Xinjiang,” there was no agreement on banning Western participation in projects that benefited from forced labor.

Instead, the effort to confront Beijing’s human rights abuses ended with a vague declaration that the allies were setting up a working group to “identify areas for strengthened cooperation and collective efforts towards eradicating the use of all forms of forced labor in global supply chains.”

Mr. Biden’s national security adviser, Jake Sullivan, said on Air Force One on the way from London to Brussels on Sunday evening that the question was: “Can we turn the commitments on forced labor and ending overseas financing of coal into genuine outcomes by the end of this year.”

And to counter China’s Belt and Road development push, the G7 leaders pledged to set up yet another working group to design what they called Build Back Better for the World, playing off Mr. Biden’s campaign theme.

Mr. Biden’s aides argued that he had never expected to persuade the allies to adapt his entire agenda. But they said he had pushed them toward concrete agreements, starting with a 15 percent minimum corporate tax, to prevent corporations from seeking the cheapest tax haven to locate their headquarters and operations.

His aides also cited the commitment to provide upward of a billion doses of vaccines to the developing world by the end of 2022. Half would come from the United States, though Mr. Biden, in an aside to reporters on Sunday, said that vaccine distribution would be a “constant project for a long time” and that the U.S. could eventually donate another billion doses.

The leaders unanimously promised to cut their collective emissions in half by 2030, a striking contrast with the statement issued by the same group three years ago in Charlevoix, Canada, where the United States refused to sign onto the pledge to combat climate change.

That year, President Trump joined the overall summit agreement but angrily withdrew his support in a tweet from Air Force One as he left the summit, accusing Canada’s prime minister, Justin Trudeau, of being “very dishonest and weak.”

Speaking to reporters at a news conference before he visited the queen at Windsor Castle, Mr. Biden told reporters he was “satisfied” with how the joint statement addressed China.

“I think China has to start to act more responsibly in terms of international norms on human rights and transparency,” Mr. Biden said. “Transparency matters across the board.”

Mr. Sullivan said that G7 leaders had divergent views about the “the depth of the challenge” from China and how to calibrate cooperation with confrontation in dealing with Beijing. He said the discussion would spill into a meeting of NATO allies on Monday.

The strategy, Mr. Sullivan argued, is “don’t try to push towards confrontation or conflict, but be prepared to try to rally allies and partners toward what is going to be tough competition in the years ahead — and that’s in the security domain as it is in the economic and technological domains.”

On Russia, Mr. Biden told reporters he agreed with Mr. Putin’s assessment, in an NBC interview, that relations between Washington and Moscow were at a “low point,” and committed to being “very straightforward” with Mr. Putin during their planned meeting on Wednesday in Geneva.

Topping a list of concerns for that meeting are the SolarWinds cyberattack, a sophisticated effort by Russia’s most elite intelligence agency to undercut confidence in American computer networks by infiltrating the network-management software used by government agencies and most of corporate America. He is also expected to take up Russia’s willingness to harbor criminal groups that conduct ransomware attacks.

But Mr. Biden also raised areas for potential compromise, including providing food and humanitarian assistance to people in Syria. “Russia has engaged in activities which we believe are contrary to international norms, but they have also bitten off some real problems they’re going to have trouble chewing on,” he said.

Mr. Biden indicated openness to Mr. Putin’s proposal to extradite Russian cybercriminals to the United States, on the condition that the Biden administration agree to extradite criminals to Russia. But the last time Mr. Putin proposed that — to President Trump — it turned out he wanted the United States to send dissidents back and allow for the questioning of Michael D. McFaul, the American ambassador to Moscow under President Barack Obama.

On climate, energy experts said the inability of G7 nations, which together produce about a quarter of the world’s climate pollution, to agree on a specific end date on the use of coal weakens their ability to lean on China to curb its own coal use.

The Group of 7 did promise that their nations would end by 2022 international funding for coal projects that do not include technology to capture and store carbon dioxide emissions. They also promised an “overwhelmingly decarbonized” electricity sector by decade’s end. And they promised accelerated efforts to cut greenhouse gas emissions.

Even as Prime Minister Boris Johnson, the host of the meeting, hailed the summit’s results, he was battling a diplomatic flare-up over Northern Ireland, over which Britain and the European Union have been in a tense negotiations over post-Brexit trading rules.

British newspapers reported that France’s president suggested to Mr. Johnson in a meeting on Saturday that Northern Ireland was not part of the United Kingdom. On Sunday, the British foreign secretary, Dominic Raab, described Mr. Macron’s reported comments as “offensive.”

But Mr. Johnson himself tried to play down the dispute, declining at a news conference to discuss the exchange and insisting that Northern Ireland had occupied very little of the leaders’ time during the meeting.

“What I’m saying is that we will do whatever it takes to protect the territorial integrity of the U.K.,” Mr. Johnson said.

Mark Landler, Zolan Kanno-Youngs and Lisa Friedman contributed reporting.

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Pep Guardiola provides clear hint Man City will try to sign £150m Tottenham ace Harry Kane

Pep Guardiola provides clear hint Man City will try to sign £150m Tottenham ace Harry Kane
Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola has admitted that he would love to sign a world-class attacker this summer, fuelling speculation that the newly-crowned Premier League champions could go all out to land Tottenham‘s wantaway striker Harry Kane. The 27-year-old is believed to be angling for a move after informing the north London club of his desire to seek a new challenge ahead of next season.
City are said to be keeping a close eye on the England skipper’s situation, with Guardiola in need of a new striker to replace Sergio Aguero, who has reportedly agreed to join Barcelona on a free transfer.

However, they are likely to face stiff competition from Manchester United and Chelsea to secure Kane’s signature.

Borussia Dortmund striker Erling Haaland is also understood to be on Guardiola’s summer wish list, but the 20-year-old could be out of the Spaniard’s reach with the Bundesliga outfit determined to retain his services.

This has led to Kane being earmarked as City’s priority target, with Tottenham reportedly slapping a monumental £150million price tag on their prized asset.

It remains to be seen whether Daniel Levy will decide to cash in, with the forward remaining under contract until the summer of 2024, but Guardiola has seemingly dropped a huge hint that City are preparing to throw everything at Spurs in order to push through a move.

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The 50-year-old revealed on Saturday that he would be overjoyed with the addition of a prolific striker, suggesting that in an ideal world, the club would land a player capable of chalking up a half-century of goals over the course of a season.

“I’d love to have a striker who got 50 goals a season, honestly,” said Guardiola. “At the same time, I don’t like to put all the pressure on one player.

“In Barcelona, Lionel Messi, every season since he was born, scored 50 a season. Thierry Henry scored a lot in the first season and Samuel Eto’o scored a lot – what a striker.”

City have played without an out-and-out striker in attack for much of the current season, with a number of players assuming the role since the beginning of the campaign.

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One of the reasons behind the club’s impressive Premier League title win has been Guardiola’s ability to ensure that his side’s goal burden has been shared across the pitch.

Ilkay Gundogan is City’s top scorer after finding the net on 17 occasions in all competitions, while Raheem Sterling and Riyad Mahrez have chipped in with 14 goals each.

Guardiola continued, stressing that while he is hopeful of landing a new talisman, the new recruit will not be able to lead the club’s attacking charge on his own.

“When you are to win titles, especially the Premier League, with just one guy you won’t win it,” he added.

“You need more – and the statistics speak for themselves. You need three guys with more than 10, scoring 12 or 15, to be competitive.

“But when you have a guy who can get 25 to 30 it helps a lot, honestly. We will try for the way we play for everyone to be involved.

“Raheem, Riyad and especially Gundogan this season, Phil Foden with his qualities, Sergio and Gabriel Jesus. As many players with this quality the better it will be.”

City will end their Premier League campaign on 86 points if they manage to see off the challenge of Everton on Sunday afternoon, with Aguero likely to make his final appearance for the club in front of a 10,000-strong crowd at the Etihad Stadium.

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Rafael Nadal sends clear message to Djokovic and Sonego after reaching Italian Open final

Rafael Nadal sends clear message to Djokovic and Sonego after reaching Italian Open final

“It is important for my confidence to be back in an important final like this one.

“Tomorrow I am going to have a tough opponent in front of me for sure, Djokovic or Sonego, but I need to be ready and play my best tennis.”

Meanwhile, Amazon tennis pundit Greg Rusedski was asked who the favourite would be if Nadal took on his old foe Djokovic in the final.

“Rafa is always the favourite when you meet him on a clay court,” he replied.

When pressed on if Nadal would be a heavy favourite, Rusedski added: “Not a clear favourite. Djokovic against Tsitsipas was impressive the way he fought back.

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Austin’s camping ban returns Tuesday but not clear when

Austin's camping ban returns Tuesday but not clear when

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Solskjaer’s defiant Pogba transfer stance made clear in four words

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has made his stance clear on a possible Paul Pogba transfer this summer by declaring “I enjoy managing him”.

Manchester United could have a decision to make if they are unable to persuade Pogba to sign a contract extension in the coming months, with his current deal due to enter its final year.

Failure to do so would likely force the club’s hand into selling the Frenchman, but Solskjaer has remained confident United can tie Pogba down for the long-term.

It was only back in December that Pogba’s agent, Mino Raiola, claimed his client’s time in Manchester was over and he needed a “change of air”.

But since then Pogba’s form has vastly improved and he seems a lot happier at Old Trafford, where Solskjaer appears to have little intentions of letting him go.

“No, of course not,” said Solskjaer when asked if he would cash-in on Pogba in the summer., as reports AS. “I have always said with Paul that I enjoy managing him, I enjoy coaching him, I enjoy talking to him and I also enjoy challenging him because he is a winner.

“He wants to be better and that’s why he listens. You can see he’s enjoying himself here as well. He has a smile on his face.”

Real Madrid and Juventus continue to be linked with Pogba’s signature but neither club appears to be in any position financially to launch a bid.

Moreover, Pogba himself has stressed in recent months he is committed to United’s cause, and with the team performing well again, may now be more inclined to stay put.

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He is thought to be settled in the area with his family, and certainly seems to have a great relationship with his manager, as Solskjaer was keen to point out further.

“It’s important we treat each other with respect and I try to treat everyone with the same amount of respect,” the United boss added.

“But there are some players you have known since they were young lads and that’s the case with Paul: the longer you have known them the easier it is to have a bond with them.”

United can go some way to satisfying Pogba’s ambition on Thursday by reaching the Europa League final. They have a 6-2 lead over Roma heading into the second leg at the Stadio Olimpico.

The club will now have to reschedule their Premier League fixture with Liverpool however, which was due to be played on Sunday, until mass fan protests outside Old Trafford forced officials into postponing the game.

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Glazers make clear to Man Utd chiefs family won't sell club despite Super League backlash

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Glazers make clear to Man Utd chiefs family won't sell club despite Super League backlash

Manchester United are not for sale – despite the collapse of the European Super League (ESL) deal which would have helped the club’s American owners ease their spiralling debts.

The Florida-based Glazer family, who took over at Old Trafford in 2005, are braced for a fresh wave of fan protests following revelations that they played a leading role in the failed breakaway proposal.

But the Glazers still regard United as a valuable asset that will continue to bank them millions in dividends in the coming years.

And they have made it clear to senior members of staff that they will not be driven out of Old Trafford.

United boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer revealed it was business as usual for the Glazers – despite executive vice-chairman Ed Woodward‘s decision to bring forward his resignation following the ESL debacle.

Solskjaer said: “I am very confident that they [the owners] will remain committed.

“I’ve had an open and good relationship with them and they’ve been very supportive of me. They have backed me.

“We have shown in the players we have signed, that we’re committed to improving – and that they’re committed to improving.

“There are other projects we work on, which we don’t always broadcast. It’s all about improving the club, the infrastructure, the facilities and the squad.

“We’ve had an apology from Joel Glazer – and I think that’s important.

“He’s told us how committed he is to helping us going forward. Unity and everyone coming together and working together for one common goal is the best way forward.”

United’s debts are once again close to £500million, 16 years after Malcolm Glazer completed a leveraged buy-out by borrowing heavily to secure ownership of the club.

“But I’m not the one who writes the job description. My job now is to take care of results, but whoever comes in I am hopeful I can have a good working relationship with and I can provide results.”

Solskjaer was a United player when the Glazer takeover was completed and witnessed the open hostility of the fans.

In midweek, he was confronted by a group of militant supporters at the club’s training ground.

He is braced for more unrest – especially when fans are allowed back into stadiums – but believes his attempts to continue to rebuild his team will not be damaged by the failed attempt to launch the Super League.

Solskjaer said: “The market has changed after this year, but I’m still very positive and hopeful that we can follow through on the plans we’re working on.

“I don’t think that will change at all. I think we’ll still have a good opportunity to do what we have planned to do.

“I think the owners of every club that signed up for the proposal have got a job on their hands.”

Klopp issues statement on Liverpool future after making ESL disapproval clear

Jurgen Klopp has issued a defiant statement insisting he will not resign as manager of Liverpool in light of the proposals regarding a breakaway European Super League.

The Premier League’s ‘Big Six’ are at odds with the rest of English football after their respective owners signed up to be one of the founding members of a new closed shop competition which will effectively replace the Champions League.

The move has been widely condemned as a power grab by football’s elite motivated solely by enhancing revenue to the detriment of other clubs.

Klopp was fiercely against the formation of a Super League back in 2019 and reiterated his stance before Liverpool’s clash with Leeds on Monday night.

Speculation began to swirl around the prospect of Klopp leaving his post in protest to the actions of the club’s owners, but he was adamant in his post-match press conference that would not be the case.

Klopp insists he will not resign over Liverpool's owners' involvement in the Super League
Klopp insists he will not resign over Liverpool’s owners’ involvement in the Super League

“I’m here as a football coach and a manager and I will do that as long as people let me do that. That’s how it is,” Klopp said.

“It’s not the situation I have today that I will resign or whatever.

“When time’s get even tougher that makes me more sticky that I stay here, so it’s just like that.

“I feel responsible for the team, I feel responsible for the club and I feel responsible for the relationship we have with our fans – and that’s why it’s a very tough time I’m sure.

“But I will try to help to sort it somehow.”

Liverpool fans had hung banners outside Anfield earlier on Monday in opposition to the plans of John Henry and Fenway Sports Group, while similar protests took place outside of Elland Road ahead of the 1-1 draw with Leeds United, as the team bus was booed on its way into the stadium.

Speaking after the match, Liverpool’s vice-captain James Milner admitted he “didn’t like” the plans for the Super League, while Klopp launched a passionate defence of his team for matters which he felt were out of their control.

“I don’t think we deserve that to be honest, as a team. I don’t like the way a lot of people are now talking about Liverpool, this football club,” Klopp fumed.

“It’s a fantastic football club with millions of supporters. They might not like the things that have come up now, but in this specific moment we cannot blame the team.

European Super League announcement fallout

“I take the criticism for everything. I take it if we don’t play well, I feel responsible for these kinds of things and the players feel the same.

“But this we have nothing to do with to be honest, and now people write articles about what they should do with us as a club.

“When we came here, the supporters were shouting at us. When we had a walk today, people were shouting at us in the city.

“You have to be a little bit careful, we are people as well and we know since yesterday just like you. It’s an emotional situation.”

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