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SportHertha Berlin set for talks with Liverpool to discuss Grujic stay

19:05  15 may  2019
19:05  15 may  2019 Source:

Dedryck Boyata leaves Celtic for Hertha Berlin

Dedryck Boyata leaves Celtic for Hertha Berlin Hertha Berlin have confirmed the signing of Celtic defender Dedryck Boyata on a free transfer, with the Belgium international set to move to Germany at the end of his contract this summer. The 28-year-old almost left last season and fell out with manager Brendan Rodger as a transfer to Premier League Fulham fell through, but has played a role this season. Injuries have somewhat stifled his campaign, but Boyata has featured 18 times in all competitions as the Hoops close in on a third consecutive treble. Joining in 2015 from Manchester City, Boyata had been a colossus at the back under Rodgers and made 121 appearances for the 50-time Scottish Premiership champions.

Hertha Berlin midfielder Marko Grujic has warned parent club Liverpool not to underestimate Cardiff City today. Grujic spent a portion of last season on loan in South Wales, helping the Bluebirds gain promotion to the Premier League. " Liverpool will know what is to come," Grujic told Goal.

Liverpool fans would no doubt love to see Grujic develop into a starting eleven player for the Reds, especially given that the ace was Jurgen Klopp’s Because I feel very comfortable in Berlin . Hertha gave me the great opportunity to play in the Bundesliga. “I’m still pretty young, for me this Hertha time

Hertha Berlin set for talks with Liverpool to discuss Grujic stay © Victor Fraile/Getty Images Sport Liverpool FC v Leicester City FC: Premier League Asia Trophy

Marko Grujic is currently on loan at German side Hertha Berlin after not being able to make an impact at Liverpool and now the German side want to keep the midfielder at the club as they look to strengthen for next season.

The German maestro has helped his side to a top-half finish as it stands and has been impressive during his time at the club hence why the Germans are hoping for his return.

Hertha Berlin set for talks with Liverpool to discuss Grujic stay © Alex Livesey/Getty Images Sport Alex Livesey/Getty Images Sport

Grujic joined the Merseyside club from Red Star Belgrade in the winter transfer window of 2016 but had only managed to make 14 appearances for his parent club before going out to Hertha Berlin on loan this season.

Loan Watch: How did Liverpool’s loan players fare at the weekend?

Loan Watch: How did Liverpool’s loan players fare at the weekend? Liverpool’s Premier League season may be over but the players out on loan still have games to play in their respective leagues, let’s see how they got on at the weekend: Ryan Kent – Rangers & Liam Millar –Kilmarnock Kent played the full game at left wing for Rangers and won Man of the Match despite losing 2-1 to Liam Millar’s Kilmarnock on the final day of the Scottish Premier League. Millar came off the bench in the 80th minute for the first goal scorer for Killy, Chris Burke – Eamonn Brophy got the other goal. Alfredo Morelos scored for Rangers as Steven Gerrard and his team finished in second place in the Scottish Premiership – Killy finished just below them in third place.

Hertha boss Michael Preetz wants to talk to Liverpool as he's eager to keep 'The Reds' loanee Marko Grujic beyond this season. | I'd always prefer that a player helps me out for a year than not at all. We'll certainly talk to Liverpool about the next season," the Hertha boss told Kicker.

Dilrosun also set up Ondrej Duda, the midfielder revelling in his Hertha ’s midfield really has legs, with teenage academy product Arne Maier paired with Liverpool loanee Marko Grujić . It’s not normal for us to be able to get him.” Unfortunately for Hertha , Grujić will miss several weeks with ankle ligament

At this moment, the 23-year-old does not look like he will be in Jurgen Klopp’s plan going forward so another move away from the club looks likely.

Hertha Berlin set for talks with Liverpool to discuss Grujic stay © Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images Sport Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images Sport

According to Bild, via Sport Witness and the Liverpool Echo, the director of football for the German side are set to sit down with Liverpool to try and strike a deal for the player.

“After the champion fight in England is over, I’ll now call Jurgen Klopp.”

The Serbian was the Reds’ first signing in the Jurgen Klopp era at Anfield but it looks like midfielder’s time at the club is coming to an end.

Liverpool hope to raise £30m from Mignolet and Clyne sales.
Liverpool are hoping to make around £30m from the sales of Simon Mignolet and Nathaniel Clyne this summer. According to The Daily Mail, Liverpool are willing to listen to offers for players not in the first-team picture at present. Mignolet and Clyne are both said to be valued at around the £15m mark, with neither of them being in Jurgen Klopp’s plans going forward at Liverpool. Clyne spent the second-half of the Premier League season out on loan to Bournemouth, with Trent Alexander-Arnold the clear first-choice and Joe Gomez also able to play there.

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