A round-up of the latest Liverpool transfer rumours, including updates on Toni Kroos, Dusan Vlahovic and Adama Traore The transfer window has closed for another summer, and Jurgen Klopp now knows what Liverpool squad he has to work with until at least January. Ibrahima Konate was the only first-team addition that the Reds brought to the club, while several left Anfield either on a loan basis or on permanent deals.
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp has said Newcastle's recent Saudi Arabian-backed takeover can turn them into a "super team" now they are the richest club in the Premier League Jurgen Klopp's comments regarding Newcastle United's recent takeover has hinted at a growing concern he feels Liverpool face.
A number of Liverpool supporters are excited after it was claimed that the Reds are interested in signing Leeds United winger Raphinha. Jurgen Klopp’s side have had nearly two weeks without a game but they return to Premier League duties this weekend. Liverpool make the trip to Watford for a potentially tough game on Saturday lunchtime, looking to go top of the table in the process.
The Liverpool manager highlighted Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's expensive summer, and bare trophy cabinet, when discussing the Premier League title race. Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp has aimed another dig at Manchester United's transfer spending. Another big-spending summer saw United bring in Jadon Sancho and Raphael Varane for around £110million, before Cristiano Ronaldo returned to Old Trafford for a cut-price £13m fee but on a huge wage and signing-on fee.
A round-up of the latest Liverpool transfer rumours from around the web We’ve reached the end of the second international break of the season – there’s another one to come in November – and with less than three months to go now before the opening of the January transfer window, thoughts are already turning to possible Liverpool recruitment.
Mohamed Salah is yet to sign a contract extension with Liverpool. Liverpool’s transfer window business was concise. They spent £36million on signing Ibrahima Konate from RB Leipzig and then sent the remainder of the summer making sure they had agreed contract extensions with their key players.
Barcelona could scupper Liverpool hopes of landing a blow in the January window twice in quick succession after a winger target was tellingly cited on a club list, per a trusted source. Liverpool emerged from the summer window with a small profit to show from their transfer dealings.
Jurgen Klopp is keen to sign a forward in January. Liverpool had a fairly quiet summer transfer window. They signed Ibrahima Konate from RB Leipzig for £36million and used the rest of their time to negotiate contract renewals with some of their top players. But attention at Anfield has now turned to the January window.
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Liverpool are looking to splash the cash on a new defender in the summer transfer window. Liverpool have ramped up their efforts to sign Torino star Gleison Bremer ahead of Juventus, Inter Milan and Napoli - despite the arrival of Ibrahima Konate during the summer. The defender would cost £21million.
With Liverpool adding Ibrahima Konate to their squad during the recent summer transfer window, placing him alongside Virgil van Dijk, Joel Matip, Joe Gomez and Nat Phillips, it’s safe to say the Merseyside club are pretty stacked for centre-backs at the moment. However, one other defender they have on their books that played a significant part in their previous campaign is Rhys Williams, who is currently on loan with Championship club Swansea City until the end of the season.
Dr. Ian Graham has stressed the difficulty attached to making successful transfers “Half of transfers fail.” A bleak statement, but one that is accurate in the world of football according to Dr Ian Graham, Liverpool’s director of research. The clamour for new signings has never been greater.
A number of Liverpool supporters have urged the club to sign Atletico Madrid striker Joao Felix after he was linked with a move to Anfield. The Reds had a quiet summer in the transfer market, with Ibrahima Konate ending up being the only new player to come in.
Liverpool are set to move for two of their top targets as Jurgen Klopp looks to bolster his frontline. Jurgen Klopp has been looking to improve his Liverpool squad for some time and could be planning two new arrivals for his frontline. The Liverpool boss has had his eye on a move for Wolves winger Adama Traore after hailing the Spain international as "unbelievable", while reports suggest he could also launch a move for one of Europe’s brightest talents.
Ibrahima Konate is being used carefully by Liverpool while Manchester United have suffered a key injury ahead of this month's clash with the Reds Your morning digest for Monday, October 11. Ibrahima Konate follows proven plan Ibrahima Konate arrived at Liverpool from RB Leipzig as the Reds’ sole signing in the summer transfer window, but the young defender has only made two appearances so far.
Konate has played in just two of Liverpool's 10 games so far, but there are no concerns at Anfield The slow-burn of Ibrahima Konate's Liverpool integration should come as no surprise. The former RB Leipzig centre-back may have been the Reds' sole arrival in the summer's transfer window, at a cost of £36million, but his limited game-time so far is indicative of Jurgen Klopp's tried-and-trusted approach.
Joel Matip has repeated the advice of Andy Robertson and Pepijn Lijnders as Ibrahima Konate settles “really well” at Liverpool, predicting a “good connection” to come. It is now over four months since Konate joined the Reds from RB Leipzig, but the £36 million summer signing has only made two appearances so far.
Adama Traore to be 'welcomed at Liverpool with open arms' as Ousmane Dembele free transfer 'discussed'
A round-up of the latest Liverpool transfer rumours from around the web We’re halfway through the second international break of the season – there’s another one to come in November – and with less than three months to go now before the opening of the January transfer window, thoughts are already turning to possible Liverpool recruitment.
Even though Liverpool are currently second in the Premier League table with 15 points from their opening seven games, they have conceded more goals than the likes of Chelsea, Manchester City and Brighton & Hove Albion. Despite having the likes of Virgil van Dijk, Joel Matip, Joe Gomez, Ibrahima Konate and Nat Phillips as centre-back options, it seems as though the Merseysiders have their eye on acquiring a new defensive star.