Liverpool FC will have a really busy summer. This summer will be all about agreeing on new contractual terms and signing new players. With many star players still pending to extend, one star has agreed to sign a new Liverpool contract on less wages.
Salah and Mane Drama
Salah and Mane are undisputedly Liverpool’s two top performers. Both the players have made more than significant contributions to Club’s recent success.
Both the players have definitely etched their names in the Club’s history books and hold a legendary status at the club. Their names can be taken in the same breath as Legends like Stevie G.
Sadio Mane and Mohamed Salah’s contracts are coming to an end. Therefore Jurgen Klopp may have to consider selling the pair or risk losing them next year on a free transfer.
It’s already confirmed that Mane Wants to leave the club this summer. So, it will be a great opportunity for the club to cash in on the player.
While Salah wants a significantly higher wage. And looking at his status and form Reds’ will be willing to provide him with that.
James Milner signs a New Liverpool Contract
James Milner is another player who will shortly be out of contract. The veteran midfielder has been a key member of Liverpool’s team in recent years. And he’s likely to continue at the club for another season.
Milner has agreed to a new one-year contract with Liverpool. Accepting a hefty wage reduction to facilitate smooth negotiations.
The 36-year-old is nearing the end of his career. And his willingness to accept a lower wage to win the job is a credit to his integrity. As many MLS or middle east clubs will be willing to provide him much higher wages to the player with such a legendary stature.
Milner reportedly turned down two-year contracts with two Premier League clubs, as well as an offer from America.
Milner may not be a regular at Liverpool week in and week out. But his leadership and experience will be crucial in guiding the younger players through some crucial games.
Milner would have been invaluable not only on the pitch. But he also shows it in the dressing room and on the training ground. His contribution can be seen as Liverpool competed in three cup finals and fought for the Premier League crown till the end of this season.