Liverpool attacker Xerdan Shaqiri looks to have already found an escape route from the English Premier League club after they revealed a confirmation that they have officially agreed to sell the player to French Ligue 1 club Olympique Lyon this summer. The Switzerland international forward has long been deemed surplus to requirements at Anfield after falling out of favor with manager Jurgen Klopp and losing a place in the starting XI of the team. He told the club earlier this summer that he had made up his mind already and was ready to look for another club while the transfer window was still on and Lyon were the most serious club that shows interest in signing him.
Lyon opened talks with Liverpool about signing the player but it did not go without a hitch in negotiations. The French club’s opening bid for the player was around £6 million but Liverpool rebuffed the approach and they had to go back and prepare for a bigger offer to present to the Reds. Lyon eventually returned with another bid and it was indeed a bigger offer they brought the second time. The French club increased their offer to £9 million and it matched Liverpool’s demands so a deal was struck between the two clubs for the transfer of the player. (more…)Continue reading »
No day passes that there won’t be a news update moving around with the rides that the rumor mill brings around, especially when the big-name clubs and big-name players are involved. This time around, the club in question is English Premier League giants Liverpool and the player they are rumored to be targeting is Paris Saint-Germain forward Kylian Mbappé. This is not the first time that the Reds will be linked with a move for the France international forward but it is somewhat appearing more serious now than it has ever been.
Although there are a lot of expectations that Mbappé may be leaving Paris Saint-Germain anytime soon, only a few of the believers of his potential future PSG exit will expect him to move to Anfield and that is because he has always made it clear that he would fancy a move to Spanish La Liga giants Real Madrid. (more…)Continue reading »
Immediate Premier League champions Liverpool are expected to have a busy transfer window this summer as they look to sign a number of players in a bid to bolster their squad and bounce back from the strange season they had this campaign. The Reds suffered from injuries to a host of their key players in the 2020-21 Premier League season and they will be looking to make more signings to fill up gaps in the squad just in case another unforeseen situation hits them again.
According to reports, they will not only be signing players in the summer but are also expected to part ways with some of their current stars. The first name on the list of certain departures is Netherlands international midfielder Georginio Wijnaldum. The former Newcastle midfielder has set his sights on an exit from Anfield after failing to come to terms with the club on a new contract and has been linked with a move to Barcelona and Bayern Munich this summer. (more…)Continue reading »
English Premier League side Liverpool have already started making waves in the transfer market even though the summer transfer window has not yet officially opened for transfers. The Anfield club want to finalize all of their transfer dealings before the summer so that they will be able to get all of their transfer targets before other clubs come prying around.
Liverpool have been largely criticized for their form this season, having not performed as excellently and remarkably as they did in the whole of last season where they won the Premier League title. They have been a shadow of their attacking self and have lacked when it comes to scoring goals this season. (more…)Continue reading »
One of the best-known facts in world football currently is that English Premier League club Liverpool currently need reinforcements in their squad and also need to invest heavily in the summer transfer window for them to ensure that they get quality players that can help them compete for top trophies next season. The Reds have had ill fortunes on the pitch so far this season and have been ruled out of the Premier League title race which Manchester City are getting closer to winning with each passing game.
They have however made it to the last-8 round of the competition after successfully knocking out German Bundesliga outfit RB Leipzig over two legs. While they have enjoyed an impressive run in Europe, they have been poor domestically this season and are no longer looking like the club everyone feared in the entirety of the previous campaign. (more…)Continue reading »
Liverpool transfer target Patson Daka has revealed that he is a huge fan of the Anfield club and Spanish giants Barcelona as he continues to be linked with a move to the English Champions. The striker currently plays for RB Salzburg but has speculations surrounding his future after it was revealed last week that Jurgen Klopp is eyeing a possible transfer for the forward.
After the 4-3 defeat Salzburg suffered at the hands of Liverpool in the UEFA Champions League the last time out, he admitted that it would be a big dream for him to step onto the Anfield pitch one day as a Liverpool player. The 22-year-old said in an interview with 90Min that he has always been a fan of both Barcelona and Liverpool since he was a kid. He then revealed that he felt very special when he played Liverpool in the Champions League last season and would love to have a taste of the feeling while donning the famous red Liverpool jersey. (more…)Continue reading »
Premier League legend Gary Neville is certain that the Liverpool trio of XerdanShaqiri, Takumi Minamino and Divock Origi are not good enough for the Merseyside giants. Gary Neville talked about the Reds and the three aforementioned players while he was on Sky Sports for his punditry job.
Former Manchester United defender Gary Neville was reacting to the goalless draw between hosts Liverpool and Manchester United in their latest clash in the Premier League. According to him, Liverpool don’t have the necessary quality when it comes to the backupattacking options available for manager Jurgen Klopp. (more…)Continue reading »
Six-time European champions Liverpool have the knockout stage of this season’s Champions League in their sights ahead of the Group D clash with Atalanta. Liverpool play hosts to the Italians at Anfield on Wednesday night knowing that a win will guarantee qualification for the knockout stage with two games to spare.
Liverpool are one of the clubs with unblemished record in the competition this season. The Reds have won all their three games in Group D without conceding a single goal and that has put them in a fantastic position to secure their place in the next stage of the competition. Apart from Liverpool, other European heavyweights like Barcelona, Manchester City and Bayern Munich also have a perfect record in their respective groups. (more…)Continue reading »
Jordan Henderson revealed Liverpool impressive performance is the result of a mentality shift implemented when Jurgen Klopp took over the Merseyside managerial job in 2015. The Liverpool coach has never giving up part of the club’s identity, according to captain Jordan Henderson.
Liverpool won their first ever English premier league title recently after Chelsea beat City. Manchester city have been on a hot chase with Liverpool before Frank Lampard confirmed the inevitable. Reds’ skipper Henderson says the improved performance at the club is down to a long-term mentality shift Jurgen began attempting to implement after signing for the club 5 years ago. (more…)Continue reading »
Liverpool have emerged as the top contender to sign Norwich City midfielder Tod Cantwell ahead of other potential suitors. Liverpool have reportedly stepped up their interest in the 21-year-old playmaker making them the favorite to sign the player ahead of other interested clubs.
Alongside Teemu Pukki, Cantwell has been one of the few positives among Norwich City this season, they have endured a dismal return to the Premier and they are in danger of going back to the championship. They are bottom of the table and they have it all to do as they are 7 points away from safety. (more…)Continue reading »