Liverpool should let Coutinho move to Barcelona - Jenas

From BBC - August 12, 2017

Liverpool should let Philippe Coutinho move to Barcelona, says ex-Tottenham midfielder Jermaine Jenas.

The midfielder submitted a transfer request after the Reds said he was not for sale and rejected a 100 million euros (90m) bid from Barcelona.

Jenas believes Coutinho, 25, sees it as his only chance to play for Barcelona.

"In my opinion, Liverpool should say 'thank you very much for your service, we will keep this professional, on you go'," Jenas told BBC Radio 5 live.

The Brazilian is out of Saturday's game at Watford (12:30 BST) with a back injury.

Barcelona have moved for Coutinho after selling Brazil forward Neymar to Paris St-Germain for a world record transfer of 200m.


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