Register Login Scores

English Premier League

Official: Liverpool End Interest In Southampton Star

Liverpool reportedly made an illegal approach for Southampton's Virgil van Dijk, but the Reds have now apologised and ended their interest in the player.

Read: 5 Players On Klopp’s Axe List?

Reports in England claim the Saints made a complaint to the Premier League after they felt Liverpool made an illegal approach for the defender's services.

The Reds have sinced released a statement ending their interest in the 25-year-old, who is also reportedly wanted by Manchester City.

The statement read, "Liverpool Football Club would like to put on record our regret over recent media speculation regarding Southampton Football Club and player transfers between the two clubs.

"We apologise to the owner, board of directors and fans of Southampton for any misunderstanding regarding Virgil van Dijk.

We respect Southampton's position and can confirm we have ended any interest in the player."

Read: Liverpool Unveil Their 125-Year Anniversary Kit

Who do you think Liverpool should sign? Have your say in the comment section below.

 

Man Utd & Chelsea Target: I Know Where I'll be Playing My Foot...

Mourinho Identifies Rooney Successor?

Pique Mocks Real's 2011 Trophy Parade

6 comments

Top 5

The Highest-Paid Player At Each EPL Club Revealed

8 Oct 26, 2020 07:15 PM in Cadbury

Chiefs’ CAF Itinerary After Swallows Shock  

38 Nov 26, 2020 10:51 AM in Kaizer Chiefs

Courtois & De Bruyne's Messages For Anele

15 Nov 23, 2020 03:46 PM in Players Abroad

Gould Signs With PSL Newbies

23 Nov 26, 2020 09:45 AM in Siyagobhoza

Rest In Peace Anele Ngcongca!

163 Nov 23, 2020 09:42 AM in PSL

Insider Lifts Lid On Chiefs' Dax Drama

88 Nov 24, 2020 02:48 PM in Kaizer Chiefs

Nurkovic Dazzles As He Shows Off Model SA Bae

14 Nov 23, 2020 04:28 PM in Footballers & Chill

Courtois & De Bruyne's Messages For Anele

15 Nov 23, 2020 03:46 PM in Players Abroad

Ngcongca's Heartfelt Moments With The World's Best Players

1 Nov 23, 2020 12:05 PM in The Best Of The Rest

Agent: I’m Not Surprised By What He Did Against Chiefs

17 Nov 26, 2020 01:33 PM in Kaizer Chiefs

14 Footballers Who Have Degrees

28 Sep 16, 2020 08:30 PM in World News

11 Footballers Who Went Broke

33 Jun 10, 2020 07:15 PM in World News

Memela: Why I Left Pirates…

19 Nov 26, 2020 01:15 PM in Orlando Pirates