Failed to Barcelona, It’s Coutinho’s Word
Philippe Coutinho admits he is interested in moving to Barcelona in the summer of 2017. However, the Brazilian attacking midfielder insists he will perform as much as possible with Liverpool despite his desire to join the Catalan club failed to materialize.
Barcelona continues to be associated with Philippe Coutinho throughout the summer transfer window 2017. Catalan team increasingly seriously hunt down the Brazilian midfielder after Neymar leave to Paris Saint-Germian.
Philippe Coutinho was reported to welcome Barcelona’s wish. The club management then sent three formal offers gradually to Liverpool to woo the player.
Finally, Barcelona proposed the ultimate offer of 105 million euros (Rp 1.66 trillion). However, Liverpool refused and reluctant to release Philippe Coutinho until the transfer window last summer ended.
“About the job offer, sometimes in life you are interested and vice versa In the case of transfer saga to Barcelona, I am interested, so too with my family,” said Coutinho.
“However, as I said, it is an honor to be offered a club as big as Barcelona, but it is also an honor to be here.” Liverpool are the biggest club in the world Now here I will give my best, “said Coutinho .
Coutinho appeared from the first minute when Liverpool played 1-1 against Burnley, at Anfield Stadium on Saturday (16/09/2017). However, the player failed to perform optimally and replaced Dominic Solanke in the 78th minute.