Sadio Mane joined Liverpool for a reported price of £34 million. However, BBC stated that it could rise up to £36 million, making him a record signing for the Reds.
Napoli may be in with a shout in the race for Piotr Zielinski's signature as the Italian club has reportedly agreed fee with Udinese as firm favorites Liverpool are taking their own sweet time in closing the deal for the Polish midfielder. Piotr Zielinski to Liverpool has been rumored to be done even before the Euros began and there were reports that the announcement was to be done as soon as The Polish National Team exit the European Championships. In reports as recent as yesterday, there were reports that Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp himself called Zielinski and assured him of his role at Anfield in a bid to convince him to join The Reds.
Britain’s decision to leave Europe has sent shock waves around the world. While the economy stagnates and the pound falls, the move to ‘leave’ the EU could cause massive changes in the Premier League. Despite their multi-million wages and fancy cars, Premier League footballers are first and foremost employees of their respective clubs. Those who originate from outside Britain were previously allowed free movement into England’s top flight. With the decision to cede from the union, clubs will now have to attain work permits and constantly renew contracts to keep their top European stars. FA Chairman Greg Dyke told BBC Sport, “Clubs could suddenly find players are much more expensive because the pound is worth less.” The effect of this has already been noted in Manchester United’s pursuit for Henrikh Mkhitariyan, as Dortmund initial valuation has risen in terms of pounds, while remaining the same in Euros. Until the pound climbs back to a position of stability and security, net values of top Premiership clubs […]
England suffered a humiliating defeat at the hand of minnows Iceland as they failed to live up to expectations at yet another tournament. England manager Roy Hodgson resigned after 4 years in charge.
£12 million bid for Dinamo Zagreb midfielder Marko Pjaca rejected. Neven Subotic confirms Borussia Dortmund exit, leaving the door open to a move to Anfield.
The 24 year old winger was exceptional for the Saints this past season, and Liverpool have managed to snap him up from Southampton for a transfer fee of £34 million.
Liverpool's infamous transfer committee has come under a lot of scrutiny in recent years with regard to their transfer dealings. The group have taken further beating off-late owing to their movement in the on-going window leaving fans disgruntled and frustrated.
Mario Gotze would be a good fit at Liverpool FC if the Reds choose to sign the German this summer, believes former Bayern Munich manager Ottmar Hitzfeld.
Liverpool's move for Piotr Zielinski is set to be delayed due to the midfielder's participation in the European Championships with Poland. Elsewhere Hull City's Andrew Robertson has emerged as another target for Klopp in the left-back position.
Neven Subotic hasn't had the best of times at Borussia Dortmund since Jurgen Klopp's departure with injuries and a lack of playing opportunities plaguing his time at the Signal Iduna Park. TheHardTackle weighs in on how he could be a good defensive addition to the Reds' line-up come next season.