Liverpool Transfer Balls: Karim Benzema and nine other players kickstart the Anfield revolution
Transfer Balls catches up with comings and goings at Liverpool. Over the current transfer window there have been no new arrivals at Anfield. But the Press need exclusives. So. Let’s see who is defintely heading to Liverpool.
So far, we’ve bene told that Xherdan Shaqiri has signed for Liverpool and Inten Milan; Saido Berahino for £20m; Wilfried Bony; Jermain Defoe; Luciano Vietto; and Steven Gerrard, as soon as he, er, leaves.
Daily Mirror: “Liverpool news and transfers: Karim Benzema keen on Anfield switch?”
The Daily Mirror, as ever, creates click bait news that can be answered with a ‘No’.
Daily Express: “Odegaard to sign for Liverpool or Arsenal as he SNUBS Chelsea and Man Utd”
Norwegian journalist Marius Skelbaek believes the starlet with end up at either Anfield or the Emirates if he decides to pursue his career in the Premier League.
What a journalist “believes” is now fact.And what he also said was:
“I think maybe Bayern Munich and Real Madrid are leading the race to sign him, and the latest rumour is that Martin is going to visit the Dutch talent industry this month, clubs like Ajax.”
Liverpool Echo: “Liverpool are set to pay Lille £3m to bring striker Divock Origi back to Anfield this month.”
Daily Express: “The Blues have beaten Arsenal and Liverpool in the race to sign Saint-Etienne’s young midfielder Rayan Souici, 16, who has been dubbed the “new Paul Pogba”
Running total: 10 news players in.
Such are the facts…