Coutinho prepares the return in the Premier League
Philippe Coutinho is expected to leave Barcelona this summer and return to the Premier League – but not to Liverpool.
This is according to the Spanish expert of football Guillem Balague, who explained that Newcastle is the club most likely to land the Brazilian this summer.
The Bayern Munich – where Coutinho is loaned for the whole season by Barcelona – has the ability to purchase the international brazilian 100 million pounds sterling at the end of the campaign, but several reports suggest that this will not be exercised.
Coutinho has scored 21 goals in 76 outings for Barcelona after having moved to a club record of 140 million pounds sterling of Liverpool in January 2018, but he has always flattered to deceive at the Camp Nou.
“Liverpool is not interested, no offer existed and I understand that the work that the representatives have to do is to ensure that there is an auction, but there is nothing of such for the moment,” said Balague in the journal of catalan. sportas quoted by the ECHO.
“The favourite, if you must choose from the Premier League are Newcastle, if the offer (bid) to arrive and if they make him an offer which Barcelona is pleased. ”
“They want to get rid of Coutinho, that’s for sure, but at this point, anything is possible, including his / her stay, but that seems unlikely. “
The attacker of the Reds sign a new agreement
Joe Hardy has signed a six-month contract at Liverpool in January, but his contract with the club has now been extended.
The attacker came after having scored 40 goals in 80 outings for the B team Brentford, and is part of the Reds under 23 years since.
As highlighted in the ECHOHardy has signed a new deal at Anfield after scoring seven goals in seven matches for the under 23 years of age.
Having started his career at Manchester City, Hardy made his debut in the first team with the Reds against Shrewsbury Town as a substitute in the FA Cup.
Neville meets Klopp
Gary Neville has responded to the jibe light of the boss of the Liverpool Jurgen Klopp that he had ” an opinion on absolutely everything.”
The former back-to-back of Manchester United has become an influential expert and commentator on media in the United Kingdom and, without, live sports, has played an important role with comments and opinions.
Klopp said earlier this year: “I have not learned much during the lockout, except that Gary Neville has an opinion on absolutely everything! This is amazing! “
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However, Neville has now responded and welcomed the return of the Premier League this week.
“The fact that Jurgen was acknowledged that this means that he has looked at what is good, that it was placed on listening to what is good, or that he appreciated my opinions, which is good,” he said. Joe.co.ukvia the ECHO.
“There is no trickery here, but what I would say is that do these shows three times per week for two hours … well I liked it, but I have the impression that you give constantly an opinion on everything you request.
“The reality is that I am glad that the football restarts because we can focus on the commentary on the football matches.
“But he’s right and I know you [Jamie Carragher] feel the same thing because you are talking constantly football all day, and nothing happens, all you do is give your opinion on the same things. ”