Former Liverpool defender Phil Thompson urges the Reds to re-sign Barcelona’s Philippe Coutinho this summer, who left Anfield for Camp Nou in 2018.
Former Liverpool defender Phil Thompson has actually prompted the Reds to re-sign Barcelona‘s Philippe Coutinho this summer.
The Brazil international has failed to make an enduring effect at Camp Nou considering that getting here in a big-money move from Anfield, and has actually been the topic of prevalent speculation concerning a move back to the Premier League.
In Spite Of Coutinho being not able to reproduce the form he revealed at Liverpool, Thompson has actually revealed his belief that Jurgen Klopp need to seriously think about bringing the winger back to Merseyside.
Speaking to Sky Sports News, Thompson stated: “They are most likely taking a look at that innovative midfieldplayer Would you take Coutinho back? I would, in a heart beat. I think he’s an innovative genius.
” You look back at his Liverpool profession and he was definitely fantastic. He’s not too old and I still think he might come back.
“It probably won’t happen but it’s that creative player just off the front three that would probably just tip the balance.”
Chelsea are supposedly leading the race for Coutinho’s signature, with the 27- year-old registering 9 goals and 8 assists during his loan spell with Bayern Munich this season.