Found August 26, 2012 on NESN.com:
Nuri Sahin has revealed how Xabi Alonso urged him to sign for Liverpool after learning of the Reds' interest in the Turkey international, who completed a season-long loan move to Anfield on Saturday. Sahin and Alonso were close friends at Real Madrid -- and our former midfielder left Brendan Rodgers' latest signing in no doubt where his future should lie. In his first interview since becoming a Reds player, the midfielder sat down with Liverpoolfc.com at Melwood to discuss Alonso's love for LFC, the influence of Rodgers on his decision to join the club, and his hopes and aims for...
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