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Liverpool opinion: Liverpool should be chuffed if they get £12m from Ryan Kent’s sale

Ryan Kent has done a decent job this season for Rangers. The Liverpool winger joined Steven Gerrard’s Rangers on loan and has five goals and four assists in the Scottish Premiership this season.

The 22-year-old has done well after a couple of average/poor loan spells and has helped the Gers to second place in the league standings.

The Liverpool Echo claims that Rangers want Kent to remain at the club next season, however, the report adds that Liverpool are looking to get more than £12m for the Englishman.

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Ryan Kent at Rangers

That could be a great deal from the Reds and this would be another top deal from sporting director Michael Edwards.

Edwards doing the magic for Liverpool again

The sporting director has pulled off some incredible deals recently for the Reds. Danny Ings joined Southampton for £20m (h/t Telegraph) despite the Englishman picking up a couple of long-term injuries at the club.

Another player that left us in the winter window was Dominic Solanke for £19m (h/t BBC) but he didn’t make a single senior appearance for the club this season.

The pair didn’t play too many games for the Reds or even scored many goals for us, but getting close to £40m for the pair was incredible.

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Edwards has worked his magic on these deals and if we get close to £12m for Kent, it would be another fantastic bit of work.

Although Kent is having a decent season, the Scottish Premiership isn’t at the same level as the Premier League.

Kent didn’t have a great time at Freiburg either and spent half of the last season on loan at Bristol City, where he didn’t score even once.

It is unlikely that the Englishman will feature in Jurgen Klopp’s plans at the moment. Harry Wilson is another attacker/winger doing great in the Championship, and he could be someone that gets to play in the first-team next season.

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Liverpool have done well to sell some of their unwanted players for impressive amounts, and selling Kent in the summer could be another magical deal from Edwards.

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Liverpool dealt blow in hopes of signing 20-year-old Ligue 1 star

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Paris Saint-Germain will not allow Kylian Mbappe to leave Ligue 1 giants

Liverpool have been dealt a blow in their hopes of signing Kylian Mbappe from Paris Saint-Germain, according to Marca (h/t Liverpool Echo).

The 20-year-old has been linked with the Reds and Real Madrid recently, and Zinedine Zidane has been speaking about Mbappe, claiming that the PSG star dreams of playing for them (h/t Liverpool Echo).

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Kylian Mbappe joined PSG from Monaco (Image credit: Getty)

However, PSG sporting director Leonardo blasted Real and Zidane for their comments:

“It’s annoying, he should stop, it’s not the time to talk about dreams and all that, it’s not the time to destabilise everything.”

Mbappe replacing Neymar

The 20-year-old has been excellent for club and country in recent years and won the World Cup in 2018.

Mbappe also helped PSG to a Ligue 1 title and did the same with Monaco before joining the Parisians.

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Kylian Mbappe was PSG’s top scorer in the previous campaign (Image credit: Getty)

The French forward top-scored for PSG last season and already has 10 goals for the club this campaign. PSG also believe that Mbappe is their best asset ahead of Neymar, and will not hold any discussions for the 20-year-old sensation (h/t Liverpool Echo).

It will be interesting to see what happens with Mbappe in the coming months. PSG have struggled to land the Champions League while Liverpool have grown from strength to strength.

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Mbappe would be an excellent addition to any of the top teams in the world. Liverpool have a fantastic team but there is always scope to improve all positions.

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Liverpool interested in 15-year-old defender starring for Scottish youth side

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Liverpool interested in 15-year-old Rangers talent Leon King

Liverpool are one of the two Premier League clubs interested in Leon King, according to The Athletic (h/t Evening Times).

The 15-year-old defender has done well for Rangers’ youth side and scored in the 5-0 win over Celtic in a Scottish Youth Cup clash.

The report adds that Chelsea and other European giants are also keeping tabs on the teenager. King has been a part of the Rangers set up since he was five and he can sign a professional contract next year when he turns 16.

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Sepp van den Berg (L) joined from PEC Zwolle in the summer (Image credit: Getty)

Rangers first-team assistant manager Gary McAllister has also watched the defender, and the Gers hope that he continues his stay at Ibrox for the coming years (h/t Evening Times).

King has also been watched by scouts (h/t Evening Times) and it will be interesting to see what happens next with the defender.

Liverpool planning for the future

The Reds have an incredible first-team and it is difficult for any youngster to break into that team. However, the Reds signed a couple of young players in the previous summer and have other talented players in the youth setup too.

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Liverpool players celebrate after beating Arsenal in the Carabao Cup (Image credit: Getty)

We have seen some of them in Carabao Cup action, with Curtis Jones and Harvey Elliott impressing. King has years on his side to develop and he could do well under current Rangers manager Steven Gerrard.

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The former Liverpool star has helped Rangers to second place and they trail Celtic only on goal difference.

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Liverpool’s insane Premier League record at Anfield when leading by 2+ goals

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Liverpool have not lost in 232 games when going up by 2+ goals at Anfield

Liverpool produced an incredible display against Premier League champions Manchester City.

This was a top-of-the-table clash and the Reds opened up a nine-point lead after beating the Cityzens 3-1.

Fabinho launched a rocket in the sixth minute before Mohamed Salah headed home from a glorious Andy Robertson cross seven minutes later.

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Fabinho celebrates after scoring against Manchester City (Image credit: Getty)

Sadio Mane made it 3-0 in the 51st minute before Bernardo Silva got a consolation with 10 minutes or so to go. This was a huge blow to City’s hopes of catching us. We head off to the international break eight points ahead of Leicester and Chelsea.

City lie fourth and even though they had chances after scoring the first goal, the Reds had history on their side.

Manchester City have a poor record at Anfield since 2013, but Liverpool haven’t lost a Premier League game at home when leading by more than two goals.

Out of the 232 matches we have played, the Reds have only drawn five of them and gone on to win 227.

A statement for the rest of the season

Our run over the past month or so has been extremely tough. We have faced Leicester, Chelsea, Arsenal, Tottenham, Manchester United and City, and have only dropped points against the Red Devils.

Jurgen Klopp’s team don’t know how to give up and picked up late wins against Aston Villa and Leicester. The international break gives us time to take a bit of a breather after the latest win.

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Liverpool have made a statement and we might even break the Premier League duck this season. Nevertheless, there still is a long way to go.

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