With Liverpool looking to refresh their midfield options ahead of next season, it looks like they won’t be joining the race with many of their rivals for an England international.
James Milner (36), Jordan Henderson (31) and Thiago Alcantara (30) are all now in their 30s and after signing Luis Diaz in January, Liverpool are set to focus on lowering the average age of their career options. Midfielder.
According to Football Insidera recruitment source told them Manchester and Chelsea clubs were interested in signing Declan Rice from West Ham United.
The publication also claims that despite Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp’s admiration for the player, the Reds are unlikely to join the race to sign the 23-year-old.
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A significant outlay would be required in terms of transfer fees and wages and he reports that FSG wouldn’t sanction a move with such huge financial demands.
Rice has a contract at the London Stadium until the summer of 2024, so it’s going to take a huge offer from one of the Premier League giants to convince David Moyes to part ways with his brilliant midfielder.
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