Liverpool left 'shocked' by Luis Diaz request amid PSG and Real Madrid transfer links

TOULOUSE, FRANCE - NOVEMBER 09: Luis Diaz of Liverpool warms up prior to the UEFA Europa League 2023/24 match between Toulouse FC and Liverpool FC at Stadium de Toulouse on November 09, 2023 in Toulouse, France. (Photo by Justin Setterfield/Getty Images)
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There have not been so many reports of Colombia’s finest export leaving Liverpool since county lines crime first came to public attention, with Luis Diaz now being linked with two separate moves abroad.

According to HITC, Liverpool ‘made it clear’ last month that they would not countenance a move to Real Madrid following reports of interest from Real Madrid, feeling the connection had been stirred up by ‘third parties looking to agitate on Diaz’s behalf’. Come now, would agents really stoop to that?

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Steven Chicken

Steven Chicken has been working as a football writer since 2009, taking in stints with Football365 and the Huddersfield Examiner. Steven still covers Huddersfield Town home and away for his own publication, Steven is a two-time nominee for Regional Journalist of the Year at the prestigious British Sports Journalism Awards, making the shortlist in 2020 and 2023.