Many Liverpool fans in the Football Transfer Tavern are marvelling in the reported fee they could be receiving for Jordon Ibe, however there are a pair of Reds fans over in the corner who are arguing that the winger should be kept at Anfield.
Back in 2013 Jordon Ibe and Raheem Sterling were two of the upcoming stars at Liverpool both looked like real young talents that would be in the Liverpool side for years to come.
That is not the case for either player. Whilst Sterling has gone on to a big money move to Man City, Ibe has not quite had the impact some of the Merseyside fans were expecting.
He has been sent out on loan on several occasions since first breaking into the first team at the end of the 2012-2013, season, including spells at Birmingham and Derby.
This week however has brought fresh speculation about the future of the 20-year-old, with Bournemouth reportedly prepared to pay £15 million for the youngster.
Eddie Howe is able to offer the England U21 first team football at The Cherries next season, something he found difficult to come by under Jurgen Klopp last season.
However whilst the former Wycombe man may not have the manager completely convinced yet, here are three reasons The Reds should hold onto the winger…