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In a massive turn of an event, Ligue 1 giants Paris Saint-Germain have made Philippe Coutinho their priority target for next summer and French TV channel TF1 has even claimed that the club have already contacted Coutinho’s agent.

The Brazilian was firmly linked with a move away from Anfield this summer and made his intentions of leaving Liverpool quite clear by handing in an official transfer request.

We, however, rejected his plea and Coutinho saw at least three bids from Barcelona get rejected by the Reds. Coutinho indeed stayed put, yet there lies uncertainty over his future at the club. To add further misery to Liverpool’s fate, Barcelona recently claimed they will return for Coutinho in the January window.

The Catalonians though, will now be facing an uphill task given that Paris Saint-Germain have entered the fray as well. It is certainly hard to see Coutinho leaving Liverpool in January, given that Liverpool will only have a month to get a replacement. Hence we can certainly expect a head-to-head bidding war next summer.

TF1 has further claimed that PSG’s sporting director Antero Henrique has already met with Coutinho’s agent Kia Joorabchian on Monday and given that Coutinho shares a close relationship with Neymar, a move could well and truly be on the cards. Furthermore, it is also being reported that Neymar himself requested PSG to make a mega move for Coutinho and it now remains to be seen what lies next in store for all the parties involved.

Liverpool cannot really hold Coutinho for long given that both Barcelona and PSG are well capable of offering a massive capital. Furthermore, the Mirror claims that Liverpool have promised Klopp that all of the £130m from Coutinho’s sale will be invested in getting better players, with Virgil van Dijk still being the priority.

Despite PSG’s financial might, it is baffling to see them get linked with such big money moves. FFP would be a major stumble if PSG are to get their targets. They have Mbappe playing for them and should they convert his loan stay into a permanent one, it would be impossible for them to sign Coutinho as the loan deal for the French striker has a buy option €155m.

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James Pearce of the Liverpool Echo has claimed that the Reds are not interested in launching a bid for Barcelona star Ousmane Dembele in January.

Liverpool have been linked with a massive £85million (h/t Liverpool Echo) deal for the French forward, however, the report claims that Jurgen Klopp is not willing to buy players in January as he believes the team can challenge on all fronts.

The French attacker joined the Catalan giants from Borussia Dortmund for a fee of £135million (h/t Liverpool Echo), but injuries have hurt his progress at Barcelona.

Pearce did believe that Klopp could spend in the winter window only if we are dealt with a number of injuries.

Liverpool are second in the Premier League and have a decent chance of making it out of their Champions League group too.

However, some fans were not happy with the report from Pearce and wanted the club to sign an attacking midfielder in the winter window.

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Liverpool target doesn’t rule out moving to the Premier League in the future

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Christian Pulisic hasn’t ruled out playing in the Premier League someday. The American is one of the best youngsters in the Bundesliga and was brought to Borussia Dortmund by Jurgen Klopp.

The Express reports that Liverpool have been linked with a move for the 20-year-old.

Pulisic was quoted by the Express as saying:

“England, the Premier League, is a league where lots of kids dream of playing.

“So there is no reason why maybe one day I won’t play here.”

The Express adds that Klopp bid £11million for the American in 2016 but Dortmund rejected that offer. Pulisic has helped the club to the top of the Bundesliga this season and has two goals and two assists.

The report adds that Manchester United are also interested in the 20-year-old, and could rival any bid made by the Anfield giants.

The American added that he is enjoying his season with the Germans and knows that tabloid tales are part of the game.

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Mohamed Salah was recently in the news after being caught wearing a Playboy shirt. While many commented on his style, the Egyptian posted yet another image before the international break.

Salah is set to play for Egypt in an African Cup of Nations qualifier against Tunisia on Friday, and the pressure would be on the Liverpool man to get the three points for the Pharaohs.

The Liverpool attacker shared an image suggesting he was ready to play for the national side.

However, some of his Twitter followers weren’t happy with the picture he selected and believed the 26-year-old was unhappy playing for the Pharaohs.

Salah has been exceptional for club and country in recent years with Egypt making it to the World Cup in the summer.

The Reds reached the Champions League final but Salah had to be subbed after 30 minutes due to an injury.

The 26-year-old has 11 goals for club and country this season and will be important for both sides throughout the campaign.

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