Riise reacts on Twitter to Alex Manninger to Liverpool speculation

Alexander Manninger - Juventus

Alex Manninger is reportedly training with Liverpool at the moment.

Alexander Manninger - Juventus

John Arne Riise has taken to social networking site Twitter to give his reaction to speculation that former Arsenal goalkeeper Alex Manninger is training with Liverpool.

According to The Daily Mail, Manninger is training with Liverpool at the moment in the hope of earning a contract with the Premier League club.

The Reds reportedly view the 39-year-old as the third-choice goalkeeper behind Simon Mignolet and Loris Karius, who are expected to fight for the number one spot during the 2016-17 campaign.

FC Augsburg's Alex Manninger during training

Former Liverpool star Riise has taken to Twitter to give his reaction to speculation that the Merseyside outfit want to secure the services of Manninger in the summer transfer window.

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Manninger is a very experienced goalkeeper who has played for a number of clubs in his career.

The former Austria international was on the books of North London club Arsenal from 1997 until 2002, winning the Premier League and the FA Cup in 1998.

The 39-year-old won Serie A with Italian giants Juventus in 2012 and was recently playing for German club FC Augsburg.

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