Now that we are in 2021, the 30-year-old, who has six months left on his current contract, can now negotiate with other clubs outside of England for a pre-contractual agreement in line to a summer move (via Anfield Edition).
90MIN revealed on Thursday that the Holland international is keen to extend his stay on Merseyside, but there is still no progress towards a new deal, and the turn of the year brings with it the threat of European clubs coming calling.
Wijnaldum has been a key asset to Liverpool over the years, scoring a memorable brace during his side’s 4-0 win over Barcelona, on their way to winning the club’s sixth European crown in Madrid.
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With this in mind, supporters were disturbed by the fact the situation still has not been sorted out, with some suggested that it has ruined their whole year with 364 days still to run.
Fans fume at Wijnaldum update
“Give Gini a better contract pls”
“Ruined New Year’s Day just like that”
“I can’t help but think this is a massive MASSIVE mistake”
“Please @GWijnaldum don’t do this”
In other news, Behind the scenes footage sent many Liverpool fans wild.
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