Real Madrid and Bayern Munich target Raheem Sterling is unfazed by the criticism he has received surrounding his contract situation at Liverpool.
The winger has reportedly been verbally abused by supporters for putting contract talks on hold at the Merseyside club, even by Liverpool fans, but has insisted that he pays attention to the talk, and is only focused on his football.
“It just goes in one ear and goes out the other,” he told BT Sport.
“I don’t read anything, don’t look at anything and, for me, it’s all football. I’m genuinely focused on doing my best for this football club.”
Sterling is well aware of what people are saying about him, but the player reiterated that he is just loves to play the game, and always wants to improve.
“Everyone has their opinion on me at this moment in time, but I’m just a kid who loves to play football and to try and improve every day and be the best I can be.”
It’s recently been reported that the England international has attracted some of Europe’s elite clubs, with Juventus, Bayern Munich and Real Madrid showing interest in his services.
Sterling has played 47 times for Liverpool this season in all competitions, scoring 11 times, while’s he’s assisted a further 10 goals.
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