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Liverpool fighting with Arsenal and Chelsea for in-demand Moroccan star

Follow @DanPriceMX on Twitter We are set to go head-to-head with Arsenal and Chelsea for Lille’s highly sought after Moroccan star, Sofiane Boufal. That’s according to the Guardian’s Deputy Sports Editor, Ed Aarons, who revealed the scoop on Twitter: Arsenal, Chelsea and Southampton will hold talks with Sofiane Boufal’s agent this week over potential transfer from Lille […] The post Liverpool fighting with Arsenal and Chelsea for in-demand Moroccan star appeared first on The Empire of The Kop.

Five players that could follow Mane to Liverpool this summer

Liverpool confirmed the signing of Sadio Mane yesterday for a fee of, reportedly, £34m. It’s the club’s third foray into the summer transfer market under Jurgen Klopp, following Loris Karius and Joel Matip’s arrivals, as he looks to begin building a side that can emulate his Bundesliga-winning Borussia Dortmund team. Mane, joining from Southampton, will aim to bring his […]

Will Mane’s arrival see £20m Liverpool departure?

The arrival of Sadio Mane at Anfield from Southampton for £30million could prove to be the end of Lazar Markovic’s troubled spell at Liverpool, according to calciomercato.it. With Mane’s preference to play as a wide forward, he will be competing with the likes of Adam Lallana, Philippe Coutinho and Roberto Firmino for first opportunities leaving […]

Mane has cost Liverpool far too much – Thompson

Liverpool have paid “far too much” in order to secure the signing of Sadio Mane from Southampton, according to Phil Thompson. The 24-year-old winger has moved to Anfield for an initial fee reported to be in the region of £34million and agreed a five-year contract. Thompson – who won three European Cups as a player with Liverpool as well as later serving as assistant manager and caretaker boss – disagrees with Manes’ high price-tag

Hammers face Tore rivals

Southampton are being reported as having joined the Irons in the race to sign Gokhan Tore. Turkish newspaper Sabah is making the claim and say Saints are preparing a £7 million bid for the explosive winger. West Ham have been locked in talks with Besiktas over a loan deal which insiders have told us “currently involve a loan fee of […]

(Video) Sadio Mane’s Red Bull Salzburg highlights revealing; winger way too good for Austria

It’s fair to say that Sadio Mane used to tear up the Austrian league. Between 2012 and 2014, our new signing scored 45 goals in 87 appearances for Red Bull Salzburg, contributing 32 assists as well. It’s no wonder Southampton decided to spend £12m to buy him two years back, and deserve their hefty profit having […] The post (Video) Sadio Mane’s Red Bull Salzburg highlights revealing; winger way too good for Austria appeared first on The Empire of The Kop.

Was Jürgen Klopp Right to Opt for £30m Mané?

Reports of a £34m (possibly rising to £36m) record deal between Liverpool and Southampton for winger Sadio Mané have been at the forefront of gossip columns and social media over the past few days as Mané seems set to become one of many to follow a path from the South Coast to Merseyside. Previous players The post Was Jürgen Klopp Right to Opt for £30m Mané?

Reds fans have high hopes for £30 million star, but some are doubtful

Follow @DanPriceMX on Twitter Liverpool fans have been expressing their views on our purchase of former Southampton wide man Sadio Mane for £30 million. Most people seem to be excited about the prospect of seeing a bit of genuine pace out wide – something we sorely lacked last season. Some, however, have expressed doubts over […] The post Reds fans have high hopes for £30 million star, but some are doubtful appeared first on The Empire of The Kop.

Liverpool boss: I’ve been scouting this ‘impressive’ star since 2012

Jurgen Klopp has revealed that he’s been monitoring Sadio Mane ever since 2012, with the Senegalese international impressing him during the 2012 Olympics. He’s been keeping tabs on the 24-year-old during his time at both Red Bull Salzburg and Southampton, and has been considering a swoop for him ever since he took over at Liverpool, […] The post Liverpool boss: I’ve been scouting this ‘impressive’ star since 2012 appeared first on The Empire of The Kop.

Elia agrees extended Feyenoord stay

Netherlands international Eljero Elia has agreed to a one-year contract extension at Feyenoord, the Eredivise club have announced. The 29-year-old, who has won 28 caps for his country, moved to De Kuip from Werder Bremen in 2015 following a loan spell in the Premier League with Southampton.

Sadio Mane Departs

Sadio Mane has left Southampton for Liverpool for a fee that breaks quite a few records and that most Saints supporters will find grossly more than his actual worth.