Philippe Coutinho


Jamie Carragher warns Mohamed Salah to take ‘lesson’ from Philippe Coutinho and sign new Liverpool contract

Former Liverpool defender Jamie Carragher has warned Mohamed Salah his form could decline in a similar way to Philippe Coutinho and Georginio Wijnaldum if he was to leave Anfield.The 29-year-old Egyptian, who is out of contract in the summer of 2023, is yet to put pen to paper on a new deal with Jurgen Klopp’s side.And as speculation continues to rumble on surrounding his future, Carragher feels Salah should be deterred from leaving Liverpool because of the lack of success others have had in recent years.Speaking on Sky Sports, he said: “Obviously I’m desperate for Mo Salah to sign and...

Mohamed Salah could be like Philippe Coutinho or Georginio Wijnaldum if he leaves Liverpool, says Jamie Carragher

Jamie Carragher has urged Mohamed Salah to heed the lessons of Philippe Coutinho and Georginio Wijnaldum as he weighs up his Liverpool future. The Egyptian, who missed Liverpool's 2-1 win over Southampton on Tuesday due to a minor injury, has a year remaining on his current contract and is yet to reach an agreement over an extension despite protracted negotiations with the club.

Philippe Coutinho completes permanent transfer to Aston Villa as Barcelona take huge loss

Aston Villa have completed the permanent signing of Philippe Coutinho from Barcelona, the two clubs announced Thursday. Barcelona said they had accepted a €20 million transfer fee with Barca also inserting a sell-on clause of 50% for any future transfer. Coutinho, who joined Villa on loan in January, became Barcelona's record signing when he joined from Liverpool for €160m in January 2018.

Philippe Coutinho signs permanent Aston Villa deal: He can go up another level, says manager Steven Gerrard

Philippe Coutinho can still go up another level, says Aston Villa manager Steven Gerrard, after the playmaker signed a permanent deal with club on Thursday. Coutinho, 29, initially joined Villa on a six-month loan from Barcelona in the January transfer window, with Gerrard hoping to be able to then persuade the player to move to Villa Park permanently.

Philippe Coutinho completes £17million move to Aston Villa

Philippe Coutinho has completed a permanent switch to Aston Villa from Barcelona in a deal the LaLiga giants announced was worth 20million euros (£17m).Coutinho arrived at Villa Park in January for a loan stint after being deemed surplus to requirements at Barcelona, who confirmed the ex-Liverpool playmaker’s move includes a 50 per cent sell-on clause.The Brazilian scored four times and contributed three assists in his first six matches at Villa and, although none of those have been in his last eight games, the club were determined to keep hold of him.Philippe Coutinho is here to stay. 😍— Aston Villa...

Aston Villa sign Philippe Coutinho for £17m from Barcelona

Aston Villa have signed Philippe Coutinho on permanent deal with Barcelona confirming a £17m (€20m) fee has been exchanged.After initially signing on loan in January, the Brazilian has penned a four-year deal to stay at Villa Park under manager Steven Gerrard.The 29-year-old has scored four goals and made three assists in 16 Premier League appearances since joining Villa.Gerrard said: “This is a brilliant signing for Aston Villa. Phil is a model professional and his impact on the group has been very clear since he joined in January.“With the way he conducts himself on and off the pitch, he’s also a...