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Klopp Faces Liverpool Transfer Dilemma Over First Team Duo

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Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp is starting to lose sleep over two of his first team players according to the report from the Daily Mirror.

It was revealed that Spanish club Barcelona are interested in two members of his starting XI, Georginio Wijnaldum and Sadio Mane.

Barcelona have a new manager in Ronald Koeman and the former club player is keen to take the Catalans back to the top where they belong after a very poor season last term.

The height of last season for Barcelona was the 8-2 drubbing received at the hands of Bayern Munich in the quarterfinals of the Champions League. The Catalan giants also missed out on retaining their league title to rivals Real Madrid.

Ronald Koeman has a big rebuilding job to do as the new Barcelona boss and he has turned to his tried and trusted hands to get the work done.

He has previously worked with Mane and Wijnaldum at club and country level respectively and he’s keen to lure them both to the Nou Camp.

Koeman worked with Senegalese international Mane while he was the Southampton manager, while he managed Wijnaldum in the Dutch national team, his last managerial job before the Barcelona job.

I am Segun Amuda , Journalist at Thewistle.com. You can also find my articles here on topics related to Football. Outside Blogging, I have a keen interest in watching English Premier League Games. For any queries or issues related to articles on our website, kindly get in touch.

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Lionel Messi told why he must avoid the English Premier League

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It is understood that the future of Argentina international Lionel Messi is still unsure with Barcelona and has been tipped to leave the club anytime in the future.

Several teams have already made their intention to secure the service of the World Cup winner with Man City, Man United snd Liverpool mentioned as likely suitors for Lionel Messi.

However, La Liga president Javier Tebas in his interview with AFP stated that the World Best player will be damaging his reputation if he moves to the English Premier League.

He stressed that La Liga is lucky to have enjoyed the presence of the Argentina international for many years as he warned that he must be careful with whatever decision he makes in the future.

The La Liga president stated that Lionel Messi could be lucky to get a better financial offer when he leaves the Catalans but his reputation that has been built for about 20 years could be damaged.

However, it is confirmed that Lionel Messi will remain at Camp Nou for the season but what happens afterward is unknown as it is believed that he is still unhappy at the club.

French Ligue 1 outfit Paris Saint Germain are reported to be keen on the signature of the Barcelona man while Juventus are also reported to be in the race.

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Real Madrid, Barcelona Battle In Shock Fernandes Transfer

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Bruno Fernandes

Real Madrid and Barcelona are both interested in Manchester United midfielder Bruno Fernandes despite the fact that the Portuguese international joined the club earlier this year.

The Sun claimed that the two Spanish clubs want to capitalise on the reported friction between the player and his manager, Ole Gunnar Solskjaer.

Bruno Fernandes, 26, recently confirmed that he was unhappy at the decision to remove him at halftime during the capitulation against Spurs in the last game.

He was subbed off ahead of the second half of the game with his team trailing 4-1 with ten men.

French international Martial had been sent off in the first half and that played a big role as the Red Devils suffered the joint heaviest defeat at home in the Premier League era.

Bruno Fernandes has been excellent since his big money transfer from Portuguese club Sporting Lisbon to Manchester United in January.

He was named the Player of the Year at Manchester United at the end of last season despite spending half of the campaign at the club.

Bruno Fernandes has already scored two goals and added two assists in four games in all competitions despite the poor start this season. The Red Devils are in the last positions on the league table.

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How Barcelona Attacker Is Being Punished For Snubbing Man United

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Ousmane Dembele

Barcelona attacker Ousmane Dembele snubbed a move to Premier League club Manchester United on transfer deadline day and he’s being punished for his decision.

Manchester United were keen to sign the young French international on loan for the season but the player preferred to stay at the Nou Camp to fight for his place in the Barcelona first team under new manager Ronald Koeman.

As per the various reports in the Spanish media, Dembele is now training alone as a consequence of his decision to stay on and fight for a spot in the Barcelona first team.

Barcelona wanted to offload him to make space for Lyon forward Memphis Depay but the Spaniards were unable to sign striker target Depay mainly due to the inability to raise enough funds for his transfer.

The Nou Camp giants were told to pay €30m (£27m) for Memphis Depay whose contract expires next summer but failed to pay it.

In his recent interview, new Barcelona manager Ronald Koeman revealed that the club was unable to sign new players during the just concluded transfer market.

Barcelona had the likes of Inter Milan striker Lautaro Martinez and Lyon forward Memphis Depay on their transfer list but they were unable to sign at least one of the two players.

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