Liverpool fans in the Football Transfer Tavern are relieved after the Mirror revealed that their prize possession, Raheem Sterling, is set to stay at Anfield instead of moving to Real Madrid.
The 19-year-old has confirmed that he has opened talks with the Reds regarding a new deal and that he hopes to put pen to paper “really soon”.
The England international’s future has been in the spotlight recently, but punters in the Tavern are delighted to hear that he is coming closer to an agreement with Liverpool.
As it was well discussed in the Tavern that the Spanish giants were knocking on the door and had scouted him on several occasions.
“The club has spoken to my representatives and hopefully something can be done really soon,” the 19-year-old explained.
“Hopefully I can achieve the goals I want to achieve here at Liverpool in years to come.”