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Liverpool meet with “excellent” PL boss after Slot bid rejected

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Liverpool have been linked with a sensational transfer for a Premier League supervisor based on reviews on Thursday morning.

Liverpool see opening provide for Slot rejected

Information broke on Wednesday that Feyenoord boss Arne Slot had change into the front-runner to interchange Jürgen Klopp within the Anfield technical space, after the German revealed that he can be stepping down on the finish of the Premier League season.

It might but be a season that fizzles out, with Wednesday’s defeat within the Merseyside derby at Goodison Park leaving the Reds three factors behind Arsenal and probably 5 factors behind Manchester Metropolis, who they at the moment lead by some extent however have performed two video games greater than.

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Although they lifted the Carabao Cup at Chelsea’s expense, it has been removed from the best swansong season for Klopp, with three defeats in two weeks seeing them crash out of Europe in shock trend to Atalanta and throw away their benefit atop the Premier League.

Worse nonetheless, they’ve been rebuffed of their preliminary strategy for Klopp’s alternative. After each Ruben Amorim and Xabi Alonso dominated themselves out of rivalry for the function, they seem to have landed on Slot as the subsequent man in on Merseyside.

However, as per The Athletic, the Reds have seen their opening provide for the Feyenoord boss turned down. Liverpool have been prepared to stump up 9m euros for his companies, however the Eredivisie aspect are regarded as holding out for 15m euros to let their supervisor go away.

New Liverpool goal emerges

Now, in a shock twist it seems that Liverpool could not have all of their eggs within the Slot basket. That’s based on Danish media outlet Tipsbladet, who declare that the Reds have held latest talks with Danish Brentford boss Thomas Frank over the upcoming emptiness at Anfield.

Thomas Frank-Brentford

Frank has lengthy been linked with a transfer away from Brentford, and the report claims that he’s additionally on Manchester United’s shortlist ought to Erik ten Hag not be within the Outdated Trafford hotseat subsequent season.

How the choices examine

Jurgen Klopp

Thomas Frank*

Arne Slot

Video games at present membership

485

270

144

Wins

302

116

93

Win %

62%

43%

65%

Factors per match

2.07

1.52

2.13

Targets scored per recreation

2.22

1.65

2.3

He was additionally tipped by ex-Watford striker Troy Deeney to hitch Tottenham again in 2023, with the ahead urging the Lilywhites to make a transfer earlier than they in the end landed Ange Postecoglou.

“Frank is an excellent, bold and hungry supervisor”, he mentioned. “I do know some will say that his Brentford aspect play plenty of route one soccer however once they have been promoted from the Championship underneath the Dane they have been a wonderful footballing aspect.”

In fact, a transfer for Frank seems unlikely until a deal for Slot falls via, which can be unlikely to occur over the sake of some million in compensation. Nevertheless, as Tottenham confirmed of their hunt for a supervisor again in 2021, nothing may be dominated out till the brand new boss is taking cost of his first coaching session.