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Liverpool’s links with Nicolo Barella have attracted a lot of attention – and now Real Madrid have said to have entered the race.
Earlier this week Calciomercato claimed that Barella is admired by Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp. And that the Reds will make a firm approach to sign the Inter Milan midfielder.
The report went on to say that Klopp is “bewitched” by the 25-year-old, who is valued at around £77million. Additionally, it was claimed that Liverpool would be willing to include Naby Keita as part of a swap deal for Barella.
However, a fresh report from Calciomercato has said that Madrid are now interested in signing the Italy international.
Former Liverpool sporting director Michael Edwards is reportedly of interest to arch rivals Manchester United – as well as Chelsea.
Edwards will leave his post at Anfield this summer after more than a decade at the club. He has been replaced by Julian Ward, who has already worked wonders in the transfer market with some of the deals he has completed including Darwin Nunez.
A report earlier on Wednesday suggested Edwards had rejected an approach from Chelsea. And, now according to the Mail Online, that as well as Chelsea, United are interested in his services.
Kostas Tsimikas has stunned Liverpool fans with his new hairstyle.
Tsimikas is currently on holiday after a busy season helping Liverpool win two major trophies. The Reds left-back scored the winning penalty in the shoot-out victory over Chelsea in the FA Cup final last month.
But when he returns to action he could have a different look. On his Instagram stories, Tsimikas showed off his new haircut. Then on a separate post, he published a photo of himself sitting by a pool while on holiday.
Former Liverpool star Danny Murphy has provided potential reasons why Sadio Mane would have wanted to leave the club.
Mane has completed a move to Bayern Munich in a deal worth up to £35miilion. Liverpool will receive a fixed fee of €32m (£27.4m) with a further €9m (£7.7m) in add-ons.
Murphy has given his opinion on why he thinks Mane may have wanted to leave Anfield. The former Liverpool midfielder went on to say how he thinks Reds fans will remember the 30-year-old.
Gary Pallister believes the Premier League title race will be contested between Liverpool and Manchester City next season once again, but thinks his former Manchester united side can compete for a spot in the Champions League. The gap between City and United last season was a massive 35 points.
United finished in sixth in the Premier League last season – 13 points behind Tottenham Hotspur in fourth place. Liverpool and City have both added Darwin Nunez and Erling Haaland to their already formidable attacks.
Despite the addition of Erik ten Hag as new United manager, Pallister believes the gap will remain between his old team and the Premier League’s top two next season.
Mohamed Salah has touched on what a ‘ride’ it has been with Sadio Mane at Liverpool after his strike-partner’s move to Bayern Munich was confirmed.
Salah took to social media to post a message to the departing Mane, whose transfer to the German champions was confirmed today. It is a deal that could be worth up to £35million to Liverpool if add-ons are met.
The Senegal star spent six years at Anfield and was a key cog in every major honour being won during those years, forming an incredible partnership with Salah and Roberto Firmino, before the likes of Diogo Jota and Luis Diaz were added to the mix by Jurgen Klopp.
Two Bayern Munich players have reacted to Sadio Mane leaving Liverpool to join the German club.
On Wednesday it was confirmed that Mane had left the Reds after six years on Merseyside. The Senegalese international has signed a three-year deal with Bayern after departing Anfield.
After lengthy negotiations, Liverpool agreed a £35million deal with the Bundesliga champions for Mane last week. He leaves the Reds after scoring 120 goals in 269 appearances, winning six major trophies along the way.
After the transfer was officially confirmed, Bayern goalkeeper Manuel Neuer replied to a post on Instagram about Mane’s move.
The curtain has come down on Sadio Mane’s Anfield career – but where does the Senegal star rank among other Liverpool icons who have donned the number 10 jersey?
Bayern Munich executives have reacted to the signing of Sadio Mane and revealed what the forward told them during transfer talks.
Mane completed his €41m move from Liverpool to join the German champions on a three-year contract on Wednesday afternoon. Liverpool rejected two bids from Bayern before the two clubs settled on a move for the Senegal forward, who was under contract until next summer.
The 30-year-old joined Liverpool for £34m in Southampton in June 2016. He netted 120 goals in 269 games for the Anfield club and finished last season with 23 goals in all competitions.
Whenever a football team goes through a sustained period of success, you can often look back and pinpoint the defining moments with ease.
With this Liverpool team, there are a handful you could choose from. One of them came on this day five years ago.
On June 22, 2017, Liverpool completed the signing of Mohamed Salah from Roma. Having had an initial bid of £28million rejected, a deal worth £34.3m was eventually completed.
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp has sent a heartfelt message to Sadio Mane following the completion his move to Bayern Munich.
The Senegalese leaves Anfield after six years with the club and over 260 appearances. He scored 120 goals in that time, making him the 14th top goalscorer in Liverpool’s history.
He joins the Bundesliga giants on a three-year deal running until 2025 and the Reds boss insists nobody should dwell on the departure, but simply celebrate all Mane achieved while on Merseyside.
Despite the Premier League transfer window only opening on June 10, there has already been a whole host of movement from Premier League clubs, not least Liverpool.
After wrapping up the signing of Fulham youngster Fabio Carvalho, the Reds then acted swiftly to sign Benfica forward Darwin Nunez for what could end up becoming a club-record fee.
And their business wasn’t done there as Scotland under-21 international, and Aberdeen right-back, Calvin Ramsay followed the Uruguayan through the door over the weekend as he put pen to paper on a five-year deal.
It seems, barring a dramatic change in circumstances from selling clubs, Liverpool’s incomings for the 2022/23 season have been concluded following the addition of Ramsay, with Jurgen Klopp’s side getting their pre-season preparation underway on July 4.
Sadio Mane has sent a farewell message to Liverpool fans after completing his £35m move to Bayern Munich.
A date is set for Liverpool Legends to host Manchester United Legends at Anfield this September.
A Mark Gonzalez double helped the Reds beat United 3-1 back in May.
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Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain looks more and more likely to stay at Anfield this summer.
Reports broke earlier this week that Aston Villa were not planning to make a move for the former Southampton and Arsenal man, despite being expected to do so, according to BBC Sport.
Sadio Mane has explained why he opted to leave Liverpool to join Bayern Munich.
The Reds agreed a deal to sell the 30-year-old to the Bundesliga giants in a deal worth £35m. It means that Mane’s time at Anfield comes to an end after his six-year stint on Merseyside.
On Tuesday, Mane flew to Munich to complete the final stages of his medical with the German club. There were then videos and photos circulating on social media of the Senegalese international wearing Bayern training gear.
Liverpool have reached an agreement with Monaco for the transfer of Takumi Minamino.
The ECHO understands that a deal has been struck between the two clubs that will see Liverpool receive up to €18million (£15.5m) for the Japan international.
It’s understood that Liverpool will receive £12.9m (€15m) up front from the Ligue 1 club, with up to a further £2.6m (€3m) in add-ons. Minamino is also set to have a medical with Monaco.
Another temporary depature from the club today as academy goalkeeper Jakub Ojrzynski has joined Polish side Radomiak Radom on loan.
The 19-year-old will spend time plying his trade in the Ekstraklasa, his home country’s top flight.
Ojrzynski, a Poland youth international, joined the Reds in 2019 and penned a new long-term contract with the club last summer.
Radomiak finished seventh in the Ekstraklasa in 2021-22 and begin the new season in mid-July.
Liverpool centre-back Billy Koumetio is set to join Austria Vienna on loan for the season. Koumetio, 19, will be the latest youngster to go out on loan after Conor Bradley joined Bolton Wanderers yesterday.
Other promising young Reds including Rhys Williams, Jake Cain, Sepp van den Berg, Owen Beck, Paul Glatzel and Leighton Clarkson are also expected to depart the club on temporary switches.
In this week’s View From the Kop, Liverpool fan and content creator Owen Maers gives his views on last season, Sadio Mane’s exit, the transfer window so far and much more.