Liverpool fans react on Twitter to James Milner and Joel Matip contract reports

Liverpool's Joel Matip during the Premier League match between Liverpool FC and Wolverhampton Wanderers at Anfield on May 12, 2019 in Liverpool, United Kingdom.

Liverpool are reportedly set to offer duo contract extensions.

Liverpool's Joel Matip during the Premier League match between Liverpool FC and Wolverhampton Wanderers at Anfield on May 12, 2019 in Liverpool, United Kingdom.

Liverpool are set to offer Joel Matip and James Milner new contracts, The Mail report.

The duo will receive new deals regardless of the Champions League final result.

 

Matip has been a key player this season, partnering Virgil van Dijk in central defence.

Milner has proven to be a fantastic utility player, starring in both midfield and at full-back.

Both players' current contracts were set to expire in June 2020.

James Milner of Liverpool looks on during the Premier League match between Liverpool FC and Wolverhampton Wanderers at Anfield on May 12, 2019 in Liverpool, United Kingdom.

Irrespective of their future first team roles, it is smart business to avoid them leaving on a free in a year's time.

Locking down the pair is going to be a popular move too, with supporters reacting positively to the reports.

Here is a look at some of the reaction to Liverpool's plans...

Have something to tell us about this article?

Register for LIVERPOOL team updates

Register for HITC Sport - Daily Dispatch