Liverpool January transfer news LIVE: No change on Sturridge future
No change on Sturridge future
Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp is not aware of any developments on a possible exit for Daniel Sturridge and says the striker could be in the squad to face West Brom on Saturday.
The England international, who has made only five starts in the Premier League this season, has been linked with loan moves to Inter, Sevilla and West Ham this month.
However, with just days remaining of the transfer window, Klopp says Sturridge is no nearer leaving the club and could be involved in the FA Cup fourth-round clash at Anfield.
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Luan rubbishes Liverpool link
Gremio star Luan has denied that Liverpool have made an offer for his services.
Rumours this week have suggested that the Reds have entered into talks with the Brazilian club, as they prepare to trigger his £15.75 million release clause.
However, the 24-year-old, who has also been heavily linked with Barcelona, has now rubbished such reports.
Why Mahrez was at Arsenal
Riyad Mahrez’s recent visit to Arsenal has sparked talk of an imminent transfer, but Leicester boss Claude Puel claims the winger was on a scouting mission.
The Algeria international is generating plenty of speculation once again with the latest recruitment window open.
Potential moves to Liverpool and Arsenal have been mooted for the 26-year-old , with his presence at Emirates Stadium on Wednesday fuelling rumours that he could be heading to north London.
Liverpool & Spurs bids for Pastore rejected
Liverpool and Tottenham have seen approaches for Javier Pastore rebuffed by the Paris Saint-Germain player, reports Gianluca Di Marzio .
The Argentine will only consider offers from Italy, where he spent several years prior to joining PSG at Palermo.
Inter have registered their interest, but PSG will only consider a permanent move.
West Ham consider Sturridge loan
West Ham United are considering a short-term move for Liverpool striker Daniel Sturridge, reports the Sun .
Sturridge is not in Jurgen Klopp's plans this season and is expected to leave Anfield in January.
And while Italian pair Inter and Roma have been linked to the forward, West Ham are also interested in a loan signing as cover for the injured Andy Carroll.
Coutinho makes Barcelona debut
Philippe Coutinho made his debut for Barcelona on Thursday, coming on in the 68th minute of Blaugrana's Copa del Rey quarter-final second leg clash with Espanyol to replace Andres Iniesta.
It was a sharp cameo for the Brazilian, that will leave the fans wanting more.
Liverpool lower Sturridge price
Liverpool have lowered their asking price for striker Daniel Sturridge, who is being chased by Inter, reports sportitalia (via insidefutbol ).
The report claims that Liverpool now want just €1 million for a loan fee, with a €20m option to buy.
Liverpool set to sign Falkirk defender
Liverpool are set to sign Falkirk defender Tony Gallacher, report the Scottish Sun .
The 18-year-old has spent the week on trial at Anfield and Jurgen Klopp has sanctioned a bid worth £200,000, which Falkirk have accepted.
Gallacher has won caps at three Scottish youth levels - Under-16, Under-17 and Under-18.
Reds to miss out on Inter starlet
Liverpool are set to miss out on Inter youngster Zinho Vanheusden, with the club set to loan the centre-back to Standard Liege, according to Sky Italia (via Inside Futbol ).
The Serie A side are not ready to let the 18-year-old leave for good, preferring to loan him out and let him develop.