Liverpool want to construct some momentum within the Premier League and cup competitions after securing a 3-2 win towards AC Milan within the Champions League. The Reds have some necessary fixtures on the horizon within the subsequent fortnight or so.
On that notice, here is a have a look at the newest Liverpool information and rumors as of September 16, 2021.
Former Bayern Munich chairman doesn’t assume Liverpool will signal Haaland
Former Bayern Munich chairman Karl-Heinz Rummenigge doesn’t assume Liverpool will stump up the money to signal Erling Haaland in 2022.
The Reds are amongst a number of prime sides vying for the Norwegian’s signature. Nevertheless, they might fall quick owing to the monetary muscle of different groups.
Haaland has additionally been linked with a transfer to Bayern Munich because the Bavarians search a long-term substitute for Robert Lewandowski.
Rummenigge has defined that Haaland can be an funding for Bayern Munich. He additionally claimed that Liverpool proprietor John Henry won’t lay our a fortune on signing the 21-year-old:
“Haaland is an funding. I don’t assume he’s going to Liverpool. I do know the proprietor very nicely and he isn’t recognized for opening the (cash) field.”
Rio Ferdinand claims Mo Salah doesn’t get sufficient recognition
Former Manchester United defender Rio Ferdinand feels Mohamed Salah’s consistency is on par with that of Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo.
The Egyptian talisman bought on the rating sheet towards AC Milan in Liverpool’s opening Champions League recreation to proceed his spectacular type.
Ferdinand feels Salah doesn’t get sufficient credit score for his consistency:
“I don’t assume Salah will get the credit score he deserves. In previous couple of years, he must be within the dialog with the likes of Messi and Ronaldo. His consistency and numbers are so good.”
Ibrahima Konate set to make his debut within the coming week or so
Based on The Athletic reporter James Pearce, Liverpool defender Ibrahima Konate will make his debut both towards Crystal Palace on Saturday or towards Norwich Metropolis subsequent week.
Jurgen Klopp deployed the centre-half duo of Joel Matip and Joe Gomez towards AC Milan. This implies he’s more likely to relaxation Matip given the variety of minutes the defender has already performed. In the meantime, Gomez remains to be discovering his health, so his minutes may also should be managed.
Van Dijk is anticipated to return towards Crystal Palace this weekend, so Klopp should determine who to pair up alongside him. Konate has a great likelihood of creating it to the beginning XI.
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