Found January 21, 2013 on Soccerlens:
Philippe Coutinho is close to joining Liverpool - originally posted on Soccerlens.comInter Milan midfielder Philippe Coutinho is set to become Liverpool’s second signing of the January transfer window as the Anfield club looks to wrap up the deal with an improved offer of £8 million.  Philippe Coutinho heading to Liverpool Liverpool have already captured Daniel Sturridge from Chelsea and manager Brendan Rodgers is keen to bring in few more faces before the window shuts down next week. The Reds already had a £5 million bid rejected for the player and according to reports from Liverpool Echo, the Anfield club will improve their offer to push the deal through. The 20-year-old Brazilian is touted as one of the highly rated young midfielders in Europe. Cash strapped Serie A outfit Inter are looking to sell the prodigy who was signed by then manager Jose Mourinho, while the player himself is keen on a move to Merseyside after getting frustrated with the lack of first team opportunities. T...
THE BACKYARD
BEST OF MAXIM
AROUND THE WEB
RELATED ARTICLES

Coutinho wants to stay at Inter

Philippe Coutinho admits he is flattered by Liverpool's interest in him - but says he is looking to fight for his place at Inter Milan . The Premier League side are in talks with Inter over a deal for the playmaker, having already seen one bid rejected. It was fully expected that an £8million deal would be agreed between the two clubs - but the player has cast some doubt of...

Potters in talks with Shea

Each day we'll bring you the very latest tabloid rumors as the biggest clubs around splash the cash to bolster their rosters. True or not, they're always entertaining... DAILY MIRROR Liverpool have been told they will have to up their offer to land Inter Milan midfielder Philippe Coutinho after they had an £8m bid rejected. Arsenal are weighing up a last-minute move...
Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
Help
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.