By Chineze Ogugua
According to latest reports, Philippe Coutinho has submitted a transfer request in order to convince Liverpool of his desire to leave as he looks to push for a move to Barcelona, but Liverpool still aren’t considering selling him.
It is reported that the Premier League club received Coutinho’s request directly from the Brazilian via email on Friday afternoon but the Liverpool owners still maintain there stance of not selling him.
Coutinho will miss Saturday’s Premier League opener with Watford due to a back injury he sustained during preseason.
Are we going to see another Virgil van Dijk scenario again?