Here are the top transfer-related stories in Sunday’s newspapers… Barcelona will make a £130million bid for Philippe Coutinho this week. And the Catalan club are confident that they will land the Liverpool playmaker this time. The Brazil star was a Barca target all last summer, but the Reds would not budge and refused to sell. (Sunday Mirror) West Ham playmaker Manuel Lanzini
The 25-year-old continues to go from strength to strength, matching Roger Hunt’s 1961-62 club record of goals before the New Year, after grabbing both goals in the 2-1 win over the Foxes on Saturday.
The Egypt international has scored 17 in the Premier League this season, one behind Tottenham Hotspur striker Harry Kane, but
But that was before the Reds flexed their financial muscle last week to secure Van Dijk in a world record deal for a defender. The move for the Dutchman, which will be completed once the January window opens, is a huge statement of intent from the Merseysiders. And it indicates that the club’s American owners
The 25-year-old summer signing took his goal tally to 23, matching Roger Hunt’s 1961-62 club record of goals before the New Year, after grabbing a brace in Saturday’s 2-1 home win over Leicester City.
The Egypt international has scored 17 in the Premier League this season, one behind Tottenham Hotspur striker Harry Kane, and
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp has warned Premier League opponents Mohamed Salah can still get better despite the Egypt international’s record-equalling first half of the season. The 25-year-old summer signing took his tally to 23, matching Roger Hunt’s 1961-62 club record of goals before the new year, with both goals as the Reds came from behind
The 26-year-old Holland international will join Liverpool from Southampton on January 1 for £75million, understood to be a world-record fee for a defender.
Van Dijk joined Celtic from Dutch side Groningen in 2013 for around £2.5millon and left for St Mary’s two years later for a reported fee of £13million and during his time
“We have good player and we don’t have to sell anybody because of that”
“If you bring one player in for £100m or whatever, and he gets injured, then it all goes through the chimney,” Klopp said in July 2016. “Do I have to do it differently to that?
Virgil van Dijk has got to show a better attitude at Liverpool than he did at Southampton last summer, according to former Reds player Dean Saunders. The centre-back sealed a £75million move to Anfield earlier this week, making him the world’s most expensive defender. The move and van Dijk’s price tag has divided many since it
Philippe Coutinho has been warned about making the switch to Barcelona. Fellow countryman and footballing legend Ronaldo has offered the Liverpool man some advice about moving to Spain. The former striker has told Coutinho to be wary of the move, insisting the La Liga leaders have ‘always had issues’ with Brazilians. Speaking to Esporte Interativo,