It has been revealed why Southampton midfielder Romeo Lavia turned down a move to Liverpool after Moises Caicedo had previously turned down a move to Anfield.
Chelsea have agreed a £58million fee with Southampton for 19 – year-old midfielder Romeo Lavia . will move to Stamford Bridge to link up with Mauricio Pochettino ‘s team . Lavia seems close to moving to Anfield. After Jürgen Klopp has targeted the former Manchester City Academy star to strengthen his midfield options, before finally referring to the Reds
The deal includes an additional £5m in add-ons with Chelsea under American owner. Todd Bohly now on the verge of breaking a record-breaking £1billion spend. Mail Sport revealed. On Monday 14 August 2023, the Belgian star accepted a move to Chelsea with Lavia. Will join forces with Moises Caicedo , who recently signed a £115 million contract with Chelsea. Having turned down an offer from Liverpool.
For Liverpool are in need of a lot of reinforcements in the midfield. After losing captains Jordan Henderson and Fabinho to run for gold in Saudi Arabia, they failed to chase Caicedo. And now it was rejected twice from Lavia. The Reds have made at least three offers for Lavia over the past few weeks. which peaks at around £45m. Klopp’s team have always known that The Saints have priced their Belgian international at more than £50m, but have also taken a slow approach to negotiating with Championship clubs.
but slow tactics Has their beauty page been ineffective. It also allows Chelsea to intervene. and made Lavia feel wanted in west London . ‘Confusion’ over Liverpool’s behavior Liverpool’s pursuit of Kaicedo came abruptly after they had already chased Lavia. Made Southampton’s midfield feel like a As their ‘second choice’, the Reds have offered £110m for Caicedo and are poised to break English transfer records for the Ecuadorian international.
But like Lavia, Caicedo has always had a heart for Chelsea. It means that their entry is useless. After announcing the signing of a contract with a large sum of money Chelsea secretly poked fun at their rivals with the caption, “Only Chelsea” on social media And this was confirmed by the former Brighton player himself, who said that “I am very excited to be here at this big club. And I didn’t have to think twice when Chelsea called me. I just knew that I wanted to sign with the ยูฟ่าเบท https://ufabet999.com club.”