Revealed: Why Coutinho won’t join Manchester United
Barcelona winger Philippe Coutinho will not join Manchester United out of respect for his former club Liverpool.
Coutinho has been linked with a move away from the Catalans with the Brazilian tipped to join either Manchester United or Paris Saint Germain. However, the Brazilian who is valued lower than £142m paid to Liverpool will not head to United according to Sky Sports. According to reports, Coutinho’s representatives have begun talks with PSG over a summer move.
The 27-year-old, presently with the Brazilian squad ahead of the Copa America, has admitted his form has been well below par - and sees his future away from the Catalan giants.
Nice of Philippe Coutinho to rule out a move to Manchester United out of respect for Liverpool. But where was his respect for Liverpool when he put in a transfer request and forced through a move to Barcelona?— Kaveh Solhekol (@SkyKaveh) June 17, 2019