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‘Do not surrender hope’ – Luis Diaz’s father makes Madrid switch admission


Luis Diaz’s father has opened the door to a future transfer to Spain for the Liverpool ahead, revealing he hopes his son performs in La Liga in the future.

Diaz joined the Reds within the 2022 January switch window and helped the membership to FA Cup and Carabao Cup successes in his first half-season at Anfield, additionally beginning the 1-0 Champions League last defeat to Actual Madrid that yr.

The Colombia worldwide has been linked with a transfer away from Merseyside, with rumours suggesting Paris Saint-Germain are enthusiastic about luring him to Parc des Princes.

His dad, Luis Manuel, nonetheless, has hinted the 27-year-old could transfer to La Liga sooner or later.

He stated: “When he left Porto I used to be not conscious that there was something constructive with Madrid golf equipment. I heard issues, however I by no means knew if there was the rest. With Liverpool all the pieces was extra exact.

“The directive was extra exact for Luis to reach there. It was hoped that he might come right here [to Spain]. Radamel Falcao had already been there, James Rodriguez too…ultimately it did not occur, however do not surrender hope but. He’s taking part in and the golf equipment are energetic.”

Luis Diaz

Diaz joined Liverpool in 2022 / Marc Atkins/GettyImages

Luis Manuel beforehand revealed his son has dreamed of a transfer to Barcelona, having supported the Catalan giants since he was a toddler, although additionally thanked Liverpool and former membership Porto for guiding the winger all through his senior profession to date.

He stated: “The reality is that I do know little or no about Barcelona in the mean time. It’s true that Luis is a loyal Barcelona fan and it might be his dream to go there. Thus far I want to thank Porto and Liverpool for the best way they welcomed him and obtained him.

“Luis is a participant who finds it simple to win over due to the best way he’s, due to his humility, his work, his dedication, he’s a really disciplined participant, thank God. There could be no downside if Luis got here to Barcelona as a result of it’s a high group and among the best on this planet.”

Diaz’s present Liverpool contract nonetheless has over three years left to run, having scored 22 targets in 86 appearances for the Reds.