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Rafa bring Maxi Rodriguez to Anfield

January 5th, 2010 No comments

phpZBQJM0Rafa Benitez will hit the January sales with a vengeance, by offloading two players and bringing in a new signing within the next 48 hours.

And the Liverpool boss hopes to swiftly follow that up with another player-in/ player-out deal, that he hopes will allow him to spend upwards of £10million on a big-name striker.

The Anfield manager is confident of completing negotiations to bring Argentina international winger Maxi Rodriguez to Merseyside by the middle of the week, initially on a short-term loan deal.

That will be preceded by the swift departure of Andrea Dossena and Andriy Voronin, who were both locked in talks last night with potential suitors who had travelled to Liverpool for negotiations.
Rodriguez was left out of the weekend’s La Liga game against Sevilla by his team Atletico Madrid so he could open talks with Benitez over a potential switch to Anfield.

And last night the 29-year-old’s agent Jurgen Milewski revealed a move was close to being finalised. “I can say the chances of a transfer are high,” he said. Read more… is proudly powered by WordPress