Striker Roberto Firmino is in the final stretch of his contract with Liverpool, which has sparked speculation about a possible return to Brazil. However, England must remain his home, after all, the Reds offered a new short-term bond. The parties are under negotiation, according to information provided by journalist Fabrizio Romano.
Contract renewal is a mutual wish, so much so that the player expressed the desire to continue at Anfield Road. “It’s fantastic to play top-level football here with great players. I’m very happy here and I intend to stay and help Liverpool even more.”
English fans love him
The marriage between Firmino and Liverpool is valid until June 30 of this year, but the vows must be renewed for one or two seasons. The relationship began in June 2015, after the player had a successful spell at Hoffenheim, in Germany.
Since then, Bobby – as he is called by English fans – has become one of the protagonists of Jürgen Klopp’s team and put his name among the main players in the history of the Reds. In eight seasons in the ‘Land of the Beatles’, he contributed 107 goals and 78 assists.