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#Philippe Coutinho

# philippe-coutinho - Thursday 17 October, 2019

Christian Eriksen 'too slow' for Bayern Munich

Lothar Matthaus, who took in two spells with the Bundesliga giants, is not convinced by the Danish playmaker.

# philippe-coutinho - Tuesday 20 August, 2019

'We couldn't afford him' - Klopp hints that Liverpool wanted Coutinho back

The Reds boss has suggested insufficient funds prevented the club from bringing the player back to Merseyside.

# philippe-coutinho - Monday 19 August, 2019

Bayern loan Coutinho from Barca with option to buy for €120m

The German champions will pay the player’s wages and reserve the right to purchase him next summer.

# philippe-coutinho - Saturday 17 August, 2019

Bayern sign €10 million French starlet as Sane bid on ice

Borussia Moenchengladbach confirmed on Saturday that they had sold midfielder Mickael Cuisance.

# philippe-coutinho - Friday 16 August, 2019

Coutinho edges closer to Bayern loan move after Barcelona reach 'agreement in principle'

The 27-year-old was left out of Barcelona’s squad for tonight’s La Liga opener against Athletic Bilbao.

# philippe-coutinho - Tuesday 13 August, 2019

Barcelona officials in Paris to discuss Neymar-Coutinho deal - Reports

Two of Europe’s superpowers are looking to do some major business before the window shuts next month.

# philippe-coutinho - Thursday 8 August, 2019

Philippe Coutinho set for Barcelona stay after Miami win over Napoli

The former Liverpool forward has distanced himself from a move to Tottenham.

# philippe-coutinho - Friday 19 July, 2019

'Coutinho would face more pressure at Liverpool' - Rivaldo

The Brazil international playmaker has been linked with a return to Anfield, but his fellow countryman believes he may want to remain at Camp Nou.

# philippe-coutinho - Tuesday 16 July, 2019

‘His heart and affinity is very much with Liverpool’ - Coutinho’s agent hints at possible Anfield return

The player’s agent has ruled out a move to Man United, but also claimed that Barcelona don’t plan on selling Coutinho.

# philippe-coutinho - Sunday 26 May, 2019

Barcelona gear up for clear-out as president admits players will leave

Philippe Coutinho and Samuel Umtiti are among the stars rumoured to be close to the exit after a disastrous end to the season.

# philippe-coutinho - Saturday 4 May, 2019

Barcelona suffer defeat after resting 11 players ahead of Liverpool clash

Lionel Messi, Luis Suarez and Philippe Coutinho were all among those absent.

# philippe-coutinho - Monday 8 April, 2019

'I'm happy at Barca' - Coutinho rules out Premier League return despite frustrations in Spain

The 26-year-old has failed to nail down a regular starting berth with the Catalan giants and has been linked with Manchester United and Chelsea.

# philippe-coutinho - Wednesday 13 March, 2019

What is going wrong for Barcelona's €160 million man?

Philippe Coutinho has struggled at the Camp Nou since his move from Liverpool.

# philippe-coutinho - Monday 7 January, 2019

Coutinho told he has Barca future as bench duty continues for ex-Liverpool star

‘Barca signed him because he’s one of the best in the world and he’s going to give us a lot.’

# philippe-coutinho - Sunday 19 August, 2018

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Messi, Coutinho get Barcelona off to winning start

The Argentine superstar scored Barca’s 6,000th La Liga goal.

# philippe-coutinho - Monday 2 July, 2018

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Neymar-inspired Brazil prevail, as Mexico bow out at last 16 for 7th consecutive time

The PSG star scored the winner in Russia today.

# philippe-coutinho - Sunday 17 June, 2018

A Coutinho cracker, a push, and a penalty shout: Brazil held to 1-1 draw by Switzerland

It was honours even in tonight’s Group E clash.

# philippe-coutinho - Sunday 10 June, 2018

'Casemiro is one of the best, if not the best in the defensive midfield position'

The Real Madrid star has been lauded by Gilberto Silva ahead of the World Cup getting underway in Russia.

# philippe-coutinho - Tuesday 5 June, 2018

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Nike's Brazil World Cup ad sees Ronaldo recreate iconic airport scene from 1998

Hard to believe it’s 20 years since the original.

# philippe-coutinho - Monday 19 February, 2018

This Liverpool squad is the strongest I've ever worked with - Klopp

The man who led Borussia Dortmund to the 2013 Champions League final says there is huge competition for places right now.

# philippe-coutinho - Sunday 18 February, 2018

Valverde defends decision to drop Coutinho as Barca equal club record

Andres Iniesta started ahead of the Brazil international for the Catalan side’s 2-0 victory over Eibar.

# philippe-coutinho - Wednesday 14 February, 2018

Mo Salah is ‘probably the best Liverpool signing in the past 15 years’

The Egyptian has taken Anfield by storm, scoring 29 goals so far in his first campaign as a Kop.

# philippe-coutinho - Thursday 8 February, 2018

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Watch: Philippe Coutinho scores impressive first goal for Barcelona

The Brazilian helped Barcelona to victory in the second leg of their Copa del Rey semi-final clash against Valencia.

# philippe-coutinho - Saturday 3 February, 2018

'Coutinho isn't worth €160m' - Barcelona overpaid for Liverpool star, says Carragher

The former Reds defender remains disappointed at having seen the Brazilian leave Anfield mid-season, with a cheaper summer deal making more sense

# philippe-coutinho - Tuesday 30 January, 2018

Liverpool owners criticised over Coutinho sale: 'Fans don't care about bank balances, they care about winning'

Former managing director of the Reds, Christian Purslow, has accused John W Henry and Fenway Sports Group of prioritising money over on-field success

# philippe-coutinho - Monday 29 January, 2018

Luis Suarez defends subbed Coutinho after first La Liga start

Philippe Coutinho experienced a relatively quiet match at Camp Nou on Sunday but Luis Suarez defended the Barcelona recruit.

# philippe-coutinho - Thursday 25 January, 2018

Coutinho makes debut as Barcelona through to Cup semis New Man This post contains videos

Coutinho makes debut as Barcelona through to Cup semis

Luis Suarez scored an early opener in the quarter-final second leg before Lionel Messi’s deflected effort.

# philippe-coutinho - Wednesday 24 January, 2018

Philippe Coutinho set for Barcelona debut, handed Mascherano's number 14 shirt

The ex-Liverpool star has been named in the Catalan side’s squad for Thursday’s Copa del Rey clash against Espanyol.

# philippe-coutinho - Friday 12 January, 2018

Mahrez the wrong option to replace Coutinho at Liverpool - Owen

The Reds have money to spend following the €160 million sale of a Brazilian star to Barcelona.

# philippe-coutinho - Tuesday 9 January, 2018

Liverpool urged to sign PSG midfielder as Coutinho replacement

After the sale of the Brazil international, the Reds must look for a top quality replacement such as Marco Verratti, says Christian Purslow.

# philippe-coutinho - Monday 8 January, 2018

Martin O'Neill to Stoke, Griezmann's Man United wage demands and all today's transfer gossip

Plus, the players Liverpool have identified in their search for a Philippe Coutinho replacement.

Coutinho's Barcelona career delayed by thigh injury as he signs five-and-a-half year deal

The Brazilian is set to be out of action for another three weeks.

Coutinho 'had everything' at just 18 years old

Rafael Benitez has recalled how impressed the coaches were at Inter.

# philippe-coutinho - Saturday 6 January, 2018

Klopp hails Coutinho's professionalism after he was denied 'dream' Barca move in summer

The Brazilian’s €160 million switch to the La Liga giants was confirmed today.

Barcelona agree record €160 million deal with Liverpool for Coutinho

The Merseyside club issued a statement on Saturday evening confirming the Brazilian’s departure.

# philippe-coutinho - Thursday 4 January, 2018

Former Inter director says he has no regrets over selling Coutinho for £8.5m

Marco Branca says the Brazilian was sold to Liverpool out of necessity.

'All the things I could say now will only create stories'

Jurgen Klopp refused to be drawn on the future of Philippe Coutinho today.

# philippe-coutinho - Wednesday 3 January, 2018

Coutinho? I prefer my players, says Barca coach

Ernesto Valverde insists the Liverpool star has not been occupying his thoughts lately.

Coutinho chooses Barca shirt number, United want PSG winger and all today's transfer gossip

Plus, Juventus’ £50 million-rated Alex Sandro is understood to be close to joining Chelsea.

# philippe-coutinho - Monday 1 January, 2018

Without star duo, Liverpool secure dramatic last-gasp win away to Burnley

The Reds earned a hard-fought victory against Burnley at Turf Moor.

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