Jurgen Klopp could be completely satisfied to have Lionel Messi in his staff, however says there is no such thing as a probability Liverpool may signal the Barcelona celebrity.
The 33-year-old shocked the soccer world this week when he handed in a switch request at Barcelona, resulting in fevered hypothesis over the place one of many recreation’s biggest ever gamers will transfer to.
One place he received’t be going to although for certain is Merseyside.
His Barcelona contract is price round £1million-a-week, and Klopp rapidly dismissed the suggestion Liverpool may fund a deal for the Argentine magician.
Talking throughout his press convention forward of the Neighborhood Defend towards Arsenal, the German stated: “Curiosity? Who doesn’t need to have Messi of their staff?
“No, no probability… the numbers are completely not for us. However good participant, to be sincere!”
Klopp then addressed the rumours linking Messi to Liverpool’s title rivals Manchester City.
And whereas he admitted the Argentine would undoubtedly enhance Pep Guardiola’s staff, he has doubts the transfer will really come to fruition.
And he additionally claimed the Premier League is doing nice with out the ‘enhance’ Messi will convey to the English recreation.
“It might clearly assist Man City and make it tougher to beat them,” Klopp added.
“For the Premier League it will be nice, however I’m not certain the Premier League wants that enhance.
“He’s by no means performed in one other league. Soccer is totally different right here. I’d prefer to see it, however I’m undecided I’ll.”