Adam Lallana has had what is best described as a 'bit part' role at Liverpool this past season.
Days of him being an England regular are long gone. This past season he made only five Premier League starts.
The 31-year-old really needs to move on for the sake of his career. He has no intention of doing so.
Lallana is quoted by Sky Sports: "I've got a year left on my contract. I'll be back, I'll be training through the summer.
"I am as eager as ever to get fit because I know when I'm fit I've got a lot to give and I can get in this team."
Manager Jurgen Klopp is a big fan of Lallana and has given him more patience than other bosses might have.
The problem for Lallana is he needs to play regularly to get in form, and there is little prospect of that at Liverpool.
Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain's return from injury will further complicate his chances.
This is almost Liverpool's final chance, apart from next January, to cash in on Lallana.
Fans feel his decision to stay makes little sense...
Could have waited a few more days whilst we're still happy with the UCL. He's been finished for 2 years.— AndyG (@6times2019__) June 5, 2019
Jobless Anfield season ticket holder on £100k a week. Sign me up— Will Wright (@edwill16fox) June 6, 2019
If he keeps himself fit and has a injury free pre season he’ll be a good player for us plus klopp loves him too just keeping him fit is a issue— Sean-Wright (@Wrightylfc9) June 5, 2019
Sell him for £20m and bring fekir in £15m— Rom (@Romizatiion) June 6, 2019
dude needs to go. Hasn't been fully fit for 3 years, over the age of 30, on high wages. We should go out and get someone better with our new found pull— thatonedude (@KeelanFromSpace) June 5, 2019
Get rid— Peter Baldwin (@peterdbaldwin1) June 5, 2019
Replace him with Maddison!— Shaz Ahmed (@Shaz1285) June 6, 2019
All I wanna see is u holding a west ham or watford Jersey in de air. Get out of my club— Benjamin osei mensah (@walabenjis92) June 6, 2019
Bad attitude. He's waaay down in the pecking order. Where's his ambitions for 1st team football ?— saor ó na fiailí (@Red_Rebel_01) June 5, 2019
Let him go to Southampton we don't want him— ليفربولى عنيد . بطل_اوروبا# ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ (@SuL_LFC) June 5, 2019
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