Liverpool may not need to add a lot of names this summer, as their current squad has already proven it can compete with the best by winning the Champions League last season. However, that does not necessarily mean they will not be interested in a good deal could it be made. Today’s Reds transfer roundup includes an update on a Ligue 1 star, news on an outgoing left-back and interest in one of the club’s goalkeepers.
Pepe rumours “pure lies”
The Liverpool Echo is reporting that the rumours suggesting Liverpool are interested in Nicolas Pépé are “pure lies”. Speculation in France had suggested that the Anfield outfit were in talks with Lille, but the Echo have rubbished those claims.
Moreno turned down new contract
Alberto Moreno was offered a bumper contract to stay on Merseyside during this transfer window, once again according to the Liverpool Echo. However, Moreno turned down the deal after becoming Andy Robertson’s back-up, and the Spaniard now wants to pursue a fresh challenge.
Palace and Brighton want Mignolet
According to the London Evening Standard, Crystal Palace are interested in Liverpool goalkeeper Simon Mignolet. The 31-year-old is reported to be available for £8m. Brighton are also looking at the former Sunderland man.