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Agent says Coutinho is interested in a Premier League return

Former Liverpool midfielder Philippe Coutinho is interested in a return to the Premier League at some point in his career, his agent Kia Joorabchian has claimed. The Brazil international opted for an exit from the Premier League after he moved to Barcelona from Liverpool in a deal worth £142million in January 2018, and signed a deal with the Catalan club until 2023. However, the player appears not to have lived to the standard being set for him at Camp Nou and was sent on a season-long loan to Bayern Munich in the Bundesliga last summer. Although he has played a part in their successes this season, the Bundesliga giants have reportedly decided against signing him permanently. Coutinho has been linked with the likes of Chelsea, Arsenal, Newcastle, Tottenham Hotspur amongst other...

Philippe Coutinho should have stayed put at Liverpool

Philippe Coutinho is one of those players who shouldn't have made any impulse move to a supposedly bigger club and stayed put where his talent and impact were being recognized and appreciated. The Brazil international possesses proper quality and although it may not fit the criteria of his present club, he's not a player that should be tossed out on loan to prove himself somewhere so he can get signed. He's moved past that standard. Maybe, that standard was the case in his early days at Inter Milan and Espanyol where his impact was questionable as he sought where he could establish himself as a mainstay in a team. However, after his move to Liverpool, where he was trusted and allowed to flourish under the likes of Brendan Rodgers and Jurgen Klopp for close to six seasons, this sho...