Philippe Coutinho: Liverpool say Brazilian is 'definitively' not for sale

Liverpool manager Juergen Klopp applauds fans after the match

LIVERPOOL playmaker Philippe Coutinho has submitted a transfer request.

Liverpool are in desperate need of a few more signings before the transfer window closes, and failing to do that would set the club up to struggle if they ever run into a slew of injuries.

Liverpool will rebuff any bids for Philippe Coutinho in this transfer window, the club's American owners said on Friday, in the latest blow to Barcelona in its attempts to replace Neymar.

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp has labelled Manchester City as Premier League title favourites after admitting to being blown away by their summer spending. But just because of one request of one club, we don't have to think about that.

Liverpool launched their PR offensive at the same time as Sky Sports News reported a member of Coutinho's family had released a statement stating the player's case.

Jürgen Klopp has admitted that "no player is not for sale" in the current market following Neymar's £200m move to Paris Saint-Germain but is adamant Liverpool "are not a selling club". "It's not about this, Phil is not available for us, that's the biggest issue that he's not available to play".

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We have to deal with that and handle that. " City are probably not going to know as much about us as we do about them". Tottenham is a -150 favorite to win the game outright, with Newcastle paying +400 on a win and +290 on a draw.

But Klopp is not anxious by the situation, insisting his only concern regards the fitness of the Brazilian, who misses the game at Watford through injury and is also doubtful for the Champions League first leg qualifier against Hoffenheim in midweek. "So what they pay in the end doesn't matter", Klopp told Sky Germany.

Liverpool have been embroiled in a number of transfer sagas over the summer. "You can read it and there is nothing else to say about it".

Coutinho, was signed by Liverpool for £8.5 million in January 2013 and signed a five-year deal which did not include buy-out clause.

The Catalans, who only managed to win the King's Cup last season in a disappointing campaign, face Liga champions Real Madrid on Sunday in the first leg of the Spanish Super Cup.

"If we bring in players it's because I like and want them", Klopp added.


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