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Liverpool’s Ten Most Expensive Signings Ranked

LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 03: Kenny Dalglish the manager of Liverpool stands between his new signings, Andy Carroll (l) and Luis Suarez (r) during a photocall at Anfield on February 3, 2011 in Liverpool, England. (Photo by Alex Livesey/Getty Images)

Liverpool recently broke the £30million barrier for the third time with the £34m signing of Southampton forward Sadio Mané. While the Reds will be hoping that the Senegalese international proves to be more successful than the other two signings of similar value (namely Andy Carroll and Christian Benteke), it does once again bring up the fact that Liverpool have a chequered …

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Done Deal: Liverpool Defender Completes £5.5m Move to Fenerbahce

ISTANBUL, TURKEY - JULY 12: Liverpool defender Martin Skrtel (C) is seen during his arrival at the Istanbul Ataturk Airport on July 12, 2016, to agree terms with Turkey's Fenerbahce.

Turkish league side Fenerbahce have completed the signing of Liverpool defender Martin Skrtel, eight years after joining the club from Russian side Zenit St Petersburg. The Slovakian made 242 appearances for the Merseyside club – but only made 27 appearances last season, the fewest since joining the Anfield faithful in 2008. Fenerbache announced the signing through their website on Thursday, with a signing ceremony …

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Christian Benteke’s Liverpool Exit Is In Danger Of Collapse

LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - MAY 06: SUN OUT,SUN ON SUNDAY OUT Christian Benteke of Liverpool during a training session at Melwood Training Ground on May 6, 2016 in Liverpool, England. (Photo by John Powell/Liverpool FC via Getty Images)

Christian Benteke may yet be a Liverpool player next season after all. While reports last week suggested that Crystal Palace were close to agreeing a deal for the striker, Liverpool are holding out for £32.5m – the same fee they paid Aston Villa for his services last summer – and they are refusing to negotiate. Therefore, Palace’s two bids thus …

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Liverpool Winger Says His Goodbyes Ahead Of £15m Transfer

Liverpool winger Jordon Ibe is set to complete his move to Bournemouth in the coming days. The Liverpool Echo are this afternoon reporting that Ibe has said his goodbyes to teammates and cleared out his locker at the Melwood training ground, indicating that a transfer is imminent. The Reds accepted a bid of £15m from Bournemouth last week, and the …

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Liverpool Defender Flies To Turkey For Medical

LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - APRIL 22: (THE SUN OUT, THE SUN ON SUNDAY OUT) Jurgen Klopp manager of Liverpool with Martin Skrtel of Liverpool during a training session at Melwood Training Ground on April 22, 2016 in Liverpool, England. (Photo by John Powell/Liverpool FC via Getty Images)

Liverpool’s Martin Skrtel has moved one step closer to finalising his Anfield departure. The 31-year-old is due in Istanbul tomorrow, where he will undergo a medical before officially signing for Fenerbachce and bring his eight-and-a-half year spell at Liverpool to a close. The Turkish side have confirmed that a deal will be wrapped up in the near future, with the …

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Liverpool Set To Sign 39-Year-Old Ex-Arsenal Goalkeeper

AUGSBURG, GERMANY - MAY 14: Alexander Manninger, goalkeeper of Augsburg celebrates with the fans after the Bundesliga match between FC Augsburg and Hamburger SV at SGL Arena on May 14, 2016 in Augsburg, Germany. (Photo by Micha Will/Bongarts/Getty Images)

In what would be one of the more bizarre transfers of the summer, Liverpool are reportedly considering offering former Arsenal goalkeeper Alex Manninger a contract at the club. The 39-year-old has been training at Liverpool’s Melwood ground recently, and multiple sources today (including the Times and Echo) are reporting that Jürgen Klopp could be set to offer Manninger a short-term deal …

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Jürgen Klopp Confirms Liverpool Summer Clear-Out

BIRKENHEAD, ENGLAND - JULY 08: (THE SUN OUT, THE SUN ON SUNDAY OUT) Jurgen Klopp manager of Liverpool during a Pre-Season Friendly match between Tranmere Rovers and Liverpool at Prenton Park on July 8, 2016 in Birkenhead, England. (Photo by Andrew Powell/Liverpool FC via Getty Images)

Liverpool manager Jürgen Klopp has confirmed that he has too many players currently at his disposal. Klopp was speaking after Liverpool’s opening pre-season friendly last night – a 1-0 victory against Tranmere at Prenton Park – and he admitted that a number of players would have to leave the club, as the squad has simply become too bloated. In quotes carried …

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Liverpool ‘In Talks’ With Benfica Striker According To Portuguese Report

In recent weeks, persistent rumours have suggested that Christian Benteke will be sold by Liverpool this summer with Crystal Palace set to be the striker’s likely destination. Although many believe that the Belgian still has the capabilities of a top forward, his attributes simply do not suit Jurgen Klopp’s philosophy of ‘full-throttle football’ and, as such, he would be best …

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Why This Summer’s International Tournaments Are Going To Severely Affect Arsenal

Arsenal

Arsenal kick-off their domestic campaign in 38 days against Liverpool at the Emirates Stadium. Many of the Gunners’ first-team have enjoyed success at international level this summer, however will those achievements come at a cost for their club? The Daily Mail have already claimed that Aaron Ramsey may miss the start of the season following a surprisingly successful tournament with the …

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Liverpool Set To Complete Two Deals As Jurgen Klopp Begins Summer Clearout

With the arrivals of Joel Matip, Loris Karius and Sadio Mane already completed and a move for Jakub Blaszczykowski reportedly on the cards, Liverpool had to start shipping out some of their existing players. Slovakian veteran Martin Skrtel and Jordon Ibe are in talks with Fenerbache and Bournemouth respectively as they look to find employment elsewhere. Both fell out of favour …

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Liverpool Have Accepted A £15 Million Bid For Promising Young Winger

VILLARREAL, SPAIN - APRIL 28: Jordon Ibe of Liverpool looks dejected as Adrian Lopez of Villarreal scores their first goal during the UEFA Europa League semi final first leg match between Villarreal CF and Liverpool at Estadio El Madrigal on April 28, 2016 in Villarreal, Spain. (Photo by David Ramos/Getty Images)

After completing the signing of Sadio Mane, the Reds had to make some space in their front line. If reports are to be believed, twenty-year-old winger Jordon Ibe will be the man to make the way. The Liverpool Echo claims: “Liverpool have accepted a £15million bid from Bournemouth for winger Jordon Ibe . “The ECHO understands that the 20-year-old has …

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Manchester United, Arsenal and Liverpool All Interested In World Cup Winning Star [Report]

Julian Draxler

It’s becoming a recurring trend in the transfer window. Manchester United and Arsenal battling for expensive star while the player’s current club claim he is going nowhere. Last month, it was Henrikh Mkhitaryan that was the subject of interest from the two Premier League giants and now, it’s the turn of Julian Draxler. According to France Football, both them and …

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Liverpool And Tottenham In Race To Land £17m-Rated German Defender [Report]

Liverpool

Jurgen Klopp is looking to strengthen his Liverpool back line ahead of the upcoming Premier League season and German left-back Jonas Hector is a target for the Merseyside club. The defender plays his football for Bundesliga side Koln and is currently away with the German national team at Euro 2016 preparing for their mouth-watering semi-final showdown with France on Thursday. According …

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New Manchester City Signing Reveals He Spoke To Jürgen Klopp Before Moving To England

llkay Gundogan is the first signing of the Pep Guardiola era. The 25-year-old German midfielder moved from Borussia Dortmund on a four-year contract. Gundogan has won 16 caps for Germany, scoring four goals, but is ruled out of the European Championship finals with a knee injury.

Manchester City’s new signing İlkay Gündoğan is one of a number of players to have swapped the Bundesliga for the Premier League this summer. Players such as Granit Xhaka, Joël Matip, Loris Karius, Ron-Robert Zieler and Håvard Nordtveit have all confirmed their moves, while a €42m deal to take Henrikh Mkhitayan to Manchester United is all but complete. While Gündoğan and Mkhitaryan are set to …

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