Gabby Agbonlahor believes Liverpool shouldn’t even offer Naby Keita a new contract on favorable terms.
exclusive speech soccer insiderthe former Aston Villa and England striker insists Liverpool should let the midfielder go.
The 27-year-old’s contract at Anfield expires at the end of the season but the club were keen to sign him to a new deal.
However, Liverpool want the midfielder to take a pay cut to reflect his lesser importance to the team.
He hasn’t featured for Jurgen Klopp’s side since arriving in the final five minutes of a 3-1 win over Manchester City in the Community Shield before the start of the season.
source said soccer insider Last month (November 25) They have now completely pulled out of the negotiations and are ready to let him go for nothing.
Keita Pre-contractual agreements with foreign clubs can now be negotiated from January 1.
“I think Naby Keita’s contract U-turn is fair” abang lahor says soccer insider Correspondent Connor Whitley.
“When you have a contract and you’re not performing and you don’t have a lot of injuries, you can’t expect the same money, he doesn’t deserve it.
“If I were Liverpool I wouldn’t even give him another contract for less money, I would let him go.”
Keita has scored 11 goals and provided 7 assists in 117 appearances for Liverpool.
The Guinea international was the club’s record signing when the Reds agreed a deal worth over £50m from RB Leipzig in the summer of 2017, before joining 12 months later.
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