Case of Dembele-Coutinho, Liverpool Not Dortmund
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp is reluctant to equate the cases of Philippe Coutinho and Ousmane Dembele Bandar Judi. The German manager said, both are different cases.
Coutinho and Dembele are two players who became the target of Barcelona. Both also sulked and asked to be transferred to Barcelona. As a result, Coutinho and Dembele were exiled from the team.
For Dembele, the player finally officially moved to Barcelona after Dortmund receive transfer money 105 million euros from Barcelona. Meanwhile, Coutinho failed to leave because Liverpool insisted not to take it off.
“We have a situation and Dortmund with Dembele have another situation,” Klopp said as reported by Marca.
It took a lot of effort for Liverpool to block Coutinho’s move. How not, the Reds must three times rejected the fantastic offer proposed Blaugrana-nickname Barcelona.
The last offer that was rejected by Liverpool is worth 130 million euros. If it had been realized, that number would make Coutinho become the second most expensive player after Neymar.
“Dortmund decided to let Dembele go, so I can not compare these two situations,” said Klopp, who also handled Dortmund.