Georginio Wijnaldum says one conversation with Jurgen Klopp was all it took to convince him to join Liverpool.
The Netherlands international signed with Klopp's side on Friday before flying to California to take part in his first training with his new club on Saturday.
Wijnaldum was also pursued by Liverpool's rivals Everton, but the 25-year-old said Klopp's presentation made the difference in his decision.
"In that conversation he made me feel really good," Wijnaldum told the Liverpool Echo. "He...
BEIJING -- Nolito has said he turned down Barcelona to sign for Pep Guardiola at Manchester City.
Nolito, 29, said he had a straight decision between the two clubs and opted to join the Premier League side in a £13.8 million move from Celta Vigo.
Nolito started his career at the Camp Nou, where Guardiola promoted him to the first team, and said the Catalan coach was one of the major factors behind his decision to reject his former club.
"The truth is I enjoyed working with him in Barcelona...
BEIJING -- Manchester City sent a groundsman to the Bird's Nest Stadium in Beijing 10 days ago to try ensure their preseason derby with Manchester United goes ahead, a club source has told ESPN FC.
Concerns were raised about the state of the pitch following a deluge of rain in the Chinese capital. City responded by sending over deputy head groundsman Craig Knight to help local ground staff repair the pitch after large areas were hit by fungus, which made it virtually unplayable.