Coutinho transfer to Barca?
An ad from Barcelona’s jersey sponsor is creating a stir. Is the change of Liverpool’s Philippe Coutinho already decided?
Did the jersey sponsor of Barcelona FC Barcelona change sides with Philippe Coutinho?
During the night from saturday to sunday there were advertisements in the online shop of Nike saying:”Philippe Coutinho is ready to shine at Camp Nou. Get your jersey from 2017/18 with the sorcerer’s name on it.”
Until the 6th. The Brazilian’s name could be printed free of charge on a barca jersey on January 1, he continued.
Later the advertisement was deleted. It is not known whether it was an error or PR gag, or whether the site was hacked.
According to the Spanish media, Barcelona will offer Liverpool FC a £130 million (€146 million) offer for Coutinho next week.
On Saturday, the Spanish sports daily Mundodeportivo reported that Liverpool’s midfielder is already looking for a home in Barcelona.
Liverpool’s team manager Jürgen Klopp said this weekend that the Reds are not forced to sell other players for 84.5 million euros, despite the record purchase of defender Virgil van Dijk.
“We have good players and thanks to the ambitions of our owners we don’t need to sell any of them,”said Klopp.