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PremierLeague-News.Com - Breaking Sport Transfer News ! Welcome to the Liverpool ECHO's Thursday live blog for all your very latest Liverpool FC news, rumours and transfer gossip. The ECHO will provide breaking stories, reaction and comment to all the big talking points from Anfield as well as keeping tabs on the transfer market around the world. Liverpool continue to be linked with a move for Inter Milan midfielder Nicolo Barella, plus there are updates on striker Roberto Firmino and Leeds United midfielder Kalvin Phillips. Get involved and send your thoughts on Twitter to @LivEchoLFC And don't forget to subscribe to our FREELiverpool FC newsletter, our YouTube channel and listen to our Blood Red Podcast, with all your favourite ECHO regulars including Paul Gorst, Ian Doyle, Joe Rimmer, Sean Bradbury, Theo Squires, Hannah Pinnock, Charlotte Coates, Mark Wakefield and regular hosts Guy Clarke and Matt Addison. 10:20Hannah PinnockNkunku signs contract extension at LeipzigRumoured Liverpool target Christopher Nkunku has signed a two-year contract extension with RB Leipzig.The forward had been linked with a number of clubs this summer, including the Reds and Premier League rivals Chelsea.However, he's now set to remain in the Bundesliga with a new contract until 2026, which reportedly includes a €60m release clause.Christo is staying! RB Leipzig and @c_nk97 have agreed on a two-year contract extension until 2026 #WeAreLeipzig— RB Leipzig English (@RBLeipzig_EN) June 23, 2022 ShareComments10:03Hannah PinnockKoumetio completes loan moveLiverpool defender Billy Koumetio has completed a loan move to Austria Vienna.Liverpool defender Billy Koumetio has completed a loan move to Austria Vienna, subject to international clearance.Best of luck, Billy — Liverpool FC (@LFC) June 23, 2022 ShareComments09:06Hannah PinnockLiverpool 'ready' to exploit contract stalemate of £132,000-per-week starCharlotte Coates and Kadeem Simmonds bring you a round-up of the latest transfer rumours including updates on:Matthijs de LigtNicolo BarellaRead the story here.Matthijs de Ligt greets the fans after the UEFA Champions League group H match between Chelsea FC and Juventus (Image: Daniele Badolato - Juventus FC)ShareComments08:40Hannah PinnockManchester United 'interested' in hiring Michael Edwards after Liverpool exitFormer Liverpool sporting director Michael Edwards is reportedly of interest to arch rivals Manchester United - as well as Chelsea.Edwards will leave his post at Anfield this summer after more than a decade at the club. He has been replaced by Julian Ward, who has already worked wonders in the transfer market with some of the deals he has completed including Darwin Nunez.A report earlier on Wednesday suggested Edwards had rejected an approach from Chelsea. And, now according to the Mail Online, that as well as Chelsea, United are interested in his services.Mark Wakefield has the full story.Michael Edwards, Liverpool's sporting director (Image: Getty)ShareComments08:23Hannah PinnockTaiwo Awoniyi set for Premier League returnFormer Liverpool striker Taiwo Awoniyi is set to return to the Premier League this summer with Nottingham Forest.The 24-year-old was on the Reds' books for six years between 2015 and 2021 before he joined Union Berlin on a permanent deal last summer. He didn't make a single first team appearance for Liverpool and spent every season on loan abroad due to work permit issues.He was finally granted his permit last year but opted to move away from Anfield. According to Nottinghamshire Live, he's set to undergo a medical with Forest later this week ahead of his £17.5m move after the Premier League newcomers activated his release clause. Taiwo Awoniyi is nearing a Premier League return with Nottingham Forrest.
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.The 20-year-old joined Wolves in a permanent deal back in 2020, just two years after he signed for the Reds.Now, he's set to return to the Netherlands to continue his development.All the best for the season, @khoever51_— Wolves (@Wolves) June 23, 2022 ShareComments07:54Hannah PinnockRoberto Firmino 'tipped' to leave Liverpool next summerRoberto Firmino has been tipped to leave Liverpool next seasonThe break-up of Liverpool's famous front three has started this summer with Sadio Mane joining Bayern Munich. The 30-year-old has left Anfield after six years on Merseyside to link up with the Bundesliga giants in a £35m deal.Before Mane completed his move to Bayern, his contract at Liverpool was originally scheduled to run out next summer. It’s the same for Firmino, who is now into the final year of his deal with the club.And former Reds midfielder Stewart Downing, who was signed by Sir Kenny Dalglish for £20m in 2011, believes the forthcoming campaign could be the Brazilian's last at Anfield.Mark Wakefield has the story.Roberto Firmino (Image: Alex Gottschalk/DeFodi Images via Getty Images)ShareComments07:51Hannah PinnockKalvin Phillips 'close' to joining Manchester CityRumoured Liverpool target Kalvin Phillips is 'close' to joining Manchester City, according to reports.The Reds have been loosely linked with a move for the England international this window, although it appears the Premier League champions currently lead the race.According to CaughtOffside, Leeds United need to raise funds through player sales this summer and Phillips is one that could move on.They spoke to super agent Rob Segal, who says: “Leeds United need to sell – that much is obvious. Offloading Raphinha might be enough, but Kalvin Phillips is a strong candidate to go too. He is close to joining Manchester City, I hear."Kalvin Phillips is being tipped for a move to Manchester City (Image: Getty Images)ShareComments07:34Hannah PinnockReal Madrid 'enter' Nicolo Barella raceReal Madrid are among the clubs interested in Inter Milan midfielder Nicolo Barella, according to reports.Italian outlet Calciomercatoweb claims Carlo Ancelotti is a fan of the 25-year-old and is looking to bolster his midfield ranks this summer. The Champions League winners have already beaten Liverpool to Monaco's Aurelien Tchouameni.The report states Madrid would be 'willing to exchange' either Dani Ceballos or Nacho in order to get a deal done, but Inter are desperate to keep a hold of the player.It says an 'indespensable' offer will be needed to persuade Inter to part ways with Barella this transfer window. The Italian international is also a rumoured target for Liverpool.Nicolo Barella of Italy looks on during the UEFA Nations League League A Group 3 match between Germany and England at Borussia Park Stadium (Image: Matteo Ciambelli/DeFodi Images via Getty Images)ShareCommentsMark WakefieldSign up to our FREE Liverpool newsletterShareCommentsMark WakefieldWelcomeGood morning and welcome to Thursday's LIVE Liverpool transfer blog.Let's get right to it, shall we!ShareComments
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