Catalan newspaper says Philippe Coutinho expects an offer from Barcelona
Catalan newspaper SPORT once again reported Barcelona's interest in signing Liverpool playmaker Philippe Coutinho on Thursday.
The Catalan newspaper remains optimistic about a possible transfer of Philippe Coutinho to Barcelona. A day after mentioning the club's interest in the player, the newspaper returned to display the Brazilian in their headline, this Saturday, now alongside Neymar. The news is that, after shining for the Seleção against Argentina, the Liverpool star is confident that he will receive a proposal from Barcelona in the near future. On this Thursday, Philippe Coutinho led an inspired Brazilian team to a comfortable victory over Argentina, at the Mineirão stadium. He was the scorer of the first goal of the match that ended 3-0 and he also won a starting spot in the team led by Tite. With the win, Brazil  remained top of the qualifiers, one point ahead of Uruguay . Argentina stays in the sixth position, outside the qualifying zone for the 2018 FIFA World Cup. Next Tuesday, Tite men will go to Lima to face Peru, while Argentina hosts Colombia.