Coutinho has started the last three league games for Liverpool after missing the start of the season with a back injury.
Killed in Marseille in 'Likely Terrorist Act'
Last month, four female American college students were sprayed with hydrochloric acid at the Saint Charles station. The 41-year-old woman who attacked them was later arrested and police said she had a "psychiatric history".
Barcelona enjoyed a fruitless pursuit of Brazil worldwide Coutinho in the summer transfer window, with Liverpool rejecting a final bid from the Catalans that was believed to be in excess of 120million euros.
Barcelona may have to get closer to Liverpool's £183m valuation if they are to sign the player, but until that happens, Liverpool could well do without the distraction as they prepare for their biggest match of the season so far.
Former Spurs forward Crooks urged Klopp to finally improve Liverpool's defence if the Reds want to keep Coutinho in their squad in the long-term.
Death toll rises to 15 in Balochistan shrine blast
Sarfraz Bugto, the provincial home minister, said "terrorists have shown their inhumaneness by attacking innocent civilians". DPO Jhal Magsi said a constable was killed while attempting to stop the suicide bomber from entering the shrine.
However, several reports in Spain are claiming that the La Liga giants do plan to revive the pursuit in January as manager Ernesto Valverde is still keen on adding the Brazilian ace to his ranks.
Yet despite Grau's comments, Spanish football expert Guillem Balague remains doubtful that Barça will actually submit a bid for the Brazilian in January.
He stated: "The sale of Neymar allowed us to get into the market and take some players we wanted".
Chicago area's soft-drink tax repealed by county board
The Cook County Board of Commissioners voted, 15-2, to repeal a penny-per-ounce tax that went into effect on August 2. After Wednesday's vote, Preckwinkle indicated she wouldn't be taking the lead in adjusting the county's finances.
"Let's Make a Deal" host Monty Hall passes away at 96
Hall recalled in a 2013 interview that when the show began, audience members arrived buttoned down in formal suits and dresses. In 1947, Hall married his wife, Marilyn , who became an Emmy Award-winning producer.
How Ford Will Join the Electric-Car Revolution
Ford is no longer forecasting whether profit will jump in 2018 and will share its forecast for next year in January. By 2019, Ford said 100 percent of USA vehicles will have built-in internet connectivity.