Liverpool managing director Ian Ayre has again insisted that the Premier League club have no interest in selling star striker Luis Suarez.
Suarez currently tops the Premier League scoring charts with 22 goals this term, but the Reds are currently seventh in the standings and eight points adrift of the top four. A further season without Champions League football has led to suggestions that the Uruguay international could be lured away to pastures new, despite only signing a new long-term contract in the summer.
But Ayre told Sports Illustrated : "To play at the highest level in the Premier League and European soccer, you need players like Luis and Steven Gerrard on your team. So the last thing in our mind is selling Luis Suarez. He's not for sale. It's not something we're interested in.
"I remember when they (Fenway Sports Group) bought the team, John (Henry) made a comment in the media: We don't want to just build a team to win but to keep winning. To do that you have to have a n...