Urgen Klopp has said Barcelona star Lionel Messi cannot join Liverpool for whatever reason.
The Catalans’ recent on-pitch decline and turmoil in the boardroom has led to the Argentine, widely considered the greatest player of all-time, to seek a departure from Camp Nou this summer.
However, perhaps unsurprisingly, the reigning Premier League champions won’t be among the clubs chasing his signature.
Asked about a potential swoop, Klopp replied: “Interest? Yeah, who doesn’t want to have Messi in their team? But no chance. The numbers are absolutely not for us, so we don’t even have to start thinking about it! It is clear, there is no chance.
“But… good player, to be honest!” he said of Messi