LIVERPOOL midfielder Georginio Wijnaldum has revealed he laughed off studies linking him with a change to Turkey this summer season.
The Dutch worldwide impressed for the Reds yesterday as he started in the 4-0 rout against West Ham at Anfield.
And the 27-year-old has claimed he was left baffled after studying news tales suggesting he may very well be reunited with ex-PSV boss Phillip Cocu at Fenerbahce.
He informed reporters: “That was the hypothesis of the media. I laughed about it. I additionally learn that I requested the membership if I might depart. I by no means had a dialog with the membership.
“Individuals from the skin simply see Liverpool is shopping for gamers, so gamers who’re already listed here are going to depart.
“Liverpool will at all times purchase good gamers, even when they have already got good gamers. That’s regular.
“However that was one thing from the media that I used to be going to Turkey, possibly as a result of Phillip Cocu is supervisor and I labored with him for 2 years.
“I don’t know who put it within the media, however it wasn’t me.”
The previous Newcastle ace is assured Jurgen Klopp‘s facet can obtain one thing particular this marketing campaign, with the membership at present sitting prime of the desk.
Wijnaldum added: “We really feel that we will do one thing particular. We felt it final 12 months additionally.
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“However feeling is one factor, doing it’s the second. We work onerous to realize nice issues within the season. That’s what we’re going to strive.
“We simply have to ensure we maintain this confidence and the best way we’re enjoying. Hopefully we’ll play plenty of good video games this season.”
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