Liverpool Denies Ask Rp 3.1 Trillion for Transfer Coutinho to Barca
Liverpool denied Barcelona’s statement about the transfer of Philippe Coutinho Judi Online. The unnamed source of the Reds said they have never asked for 200 million euros for Coutinho’s transfer because the player will not be sold.
In an interview on Saturday (9/9/2017), Barca’s director, Albert Soler, revealed the reason why they did not continue the negotiations to buy Coutinho in the transfer market this summer. Soler said Liverpool had set the unreasonable price for the Brazilian.
But the stronghold of Liverpool gave a rebuttal. An unnamed source said that the Reds have never had the intention to release the former Inter Milan midfielder.
“There is never a chance Coutinho to go to Barcelona, the claim is wrong,” the Liverpool source said, as quoted by Sport.
Unable to bring Coutinho to make Barca can only bring four new faces to Camp Nouo during this summer. The Catalans hook Gerard Deulofeu, Paulinho, Nelson Semedo and Ousmane Dembele.
Coutinho are top of the Barca game list after they miss Neymar, who leaves for Paris Saint-Germain (PSG). The Coutinho compatriot’s attacker left after PSG redeemed his release clause worth 222 million euros (about Rp 3.4 trillion), which made him the most expensive player in the world.
Barca rate, abundant funds obtained from the sale of Neymar it gives impact Liverpool set the price that does not make sense for Coutinho. This is what makes Barca decided to resign.
“We are trying to avoid the dangers of club and financial legacy, we do not want to play in that rising market,” Soler said in the interview.
“Coutinho? Yesterday, after a couple of weeks of bidding and negotiating, Liverpool put the players we wanted for 200 million euros, we decided not to pay that crazy amount.”
“Neymar? In fact he activated the clause unilaterally and left for 222 million euros so everyone knows we have the money.”