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The former Newcastle boss, however, is hoping for a change of heart and insists that he has done enough talking and is expecting a decision from the 24-year-old by the end of next week.
"We are both out of the country but most of the negotiations are done and the financial agreement between us and Liverpool is in place," he told the Sunday People.
"It's about communicating with Andy and his agent between London, here in Spain, where I am, and Florida, where Andy is.
"I've no real need to speak to him over his decision. I've spoken to him enough times so he knows what I think and it's up to him.
"He's back in the next few days so we should have a definitive answer by the end of next week."