Football

Liverpool locked in negotiations over World Cup star

Published Add your comment

Football News
24/7

Dirk Kuyt's agent says that Liverpool are still discussing the Dutchman's future with Inter Milan.

Earlier this week IMScouting revealed that the Reds had rejected an offer of £7.5 million plus Nigeria forward Victor Obina - who has a transfer value of around £7 million - for the 30-year-old.

However, former Anfield boss Rafa Benitez is still hopeful he can broker a deal to bring the striker-cum-midfielder to the San Siro, and the World Cup finalist's representative has revealed that talks between the two clubs are still ongoing.

"The two clubs continue to talk, but things are moving slowly," Rob Jansen told Sky Sports.

"The difference between demand and offer is important. It is something between the clubs but Dirk told Liverpool he no longer wants to be involved as this is something that regards his career and life.

"It doesn't mean he wants to leave at all costs, but when a club like Inter comes along it's normal to look into the situation further."

An improved deal worth in excess of £15 million is thought to be on the table for the ex-Feyenoord hitman, and the Nerazzuri are desperate for a deal to be concluded before the transfer window closes next week.

Do YOU want to write for GiveMeSport? Get started today by signing-up and submitting an article HERE: http://gms.to/writeforgms

Topics:
Football
Premier League
Liverpool

Article Comments

Report author of article

Please let us know if you believe this article is in violation of our editorial policy, please only report articles for one of the following reasons.

Report author

DISCLAIMER

This article has been written by a member of the GiveMeSport Writing Academy and does not represent the views of GiveMeSport.com or SportsNewMedia. The views and opinions expressed are solely that of the author credited at the top of this article. GiveMeSport.com and SportsNewMedia do not take any responsibility for the content of its contributors.

Want more content like this?

Like our GiveMeSport Facebook Page and you will get this directly to you.

Already Subscribed to Facebook, don't ask me again

Follow GiveMeSport on Twitter and you will get this directly to you.

Already Following, don't ask me again

Like our GiveMeSport Page and you will get this directly to you.

Already Subscribed to G+, don't ask me again