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Report: Liverpool Identify African Star As Coutinho Replacement

Report: Liverpool Identify African Star As Coutinho Replacement

By SL International - Jan 07, 2018 10:01 AM

Liverpool have reportedly begun talks to sign an African star who is seen as a replacement for Philippe Coutinho, who has joined FC Barcelona.

Read: Transfer Update: Mahrez

ON Saturday night, the Catalan giants confirmed they had reached agreement with Liverpool for the transfer of Coutinho.

According to the Mirror, the Reds have enquired over the availability of Leicester City's Riyad Mahrez as they look to bolster their squad.

The same report also suggests that Jurgen Klopp is also keen on AS Monaco star Thomas Lemar.

Both players were also reported targets for Arsenal, Chelsea and Tottenham Hotspur in the last transfer window but nothing had materialised.

Read: Official: Barca Sign Coutinho For £142m

Leicester manager Claude Puel recently revealed that Mahrez is happy at the club, although some reports in England claim the Algerian could be on the move this month.

Do you think  Mahrez would be a good signing for Liverpool? Have your say in the comment section below.


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Matayitayi Jan 07, 2018 01:53 PM
Visca Barca tika- taka now Messi nd Suarez and Iniesta will kill European teams .
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King_YaYa13 Jan 07, 2018 01:07 PM
Yeah.....I'm gunning for that a fair replacement
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Carder305 Jan 07, 2018 12:31 PM
That would be a very good signing indeed
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Michaeltshigama Jan 07, 2018 12:19 PM
Marhez is a good player but not for looserpool
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Faysal Jan 07, 2018 12:01 PM
Loserpool is done and dusted
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Myaka weliPhefeni Jan 07, 2018 11:31 AM
Why cowditor u use James pic in ur article?
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murendeni joe Jan 07, 2018 11:24 AM
Mahrez is the perfect replacement for coutinho
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terence85 Jan 07, 2018 11:22 AM
mahrez can fit in well at anfield with salah&mane,so is coutinho,suarez&messi at bucscelona
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Naturena Jan 07, 2018 11:15 AM
@ZZ2 vs Papa charles let's stop dreaming which SA player can don the EPL shirt of anyteam there? Pinaar is the only one who did in recent times. And by the way as long as Bafana is outside top 70 in the world lets just forget
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ZZ2 vs Papa charles Jan 07, 2018 10:24 AM
klopp is lyk mourinho, race doesnt matter but sum1 must tip them abt the quality of south african stars

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