KALVIN Phillips is ready to turn down Manchester United for Liverpool in the summer.
England players26 years old, is a transfer target of the Red Devils, who are hungry to strengthen the midfield.
Jurgen Klopp’s Liverpool is Also interested in the Leeds United midfielder, who excelled at Euro 2020 for the Three Lions.
However, Phillips’ loyalty to his current owners has made him wary of a move to bitter Yorkshire rivals.
SunSport already knows he doesn’t want to offend Leeds fans and damage his status at the club by making a move to Old Trafford.
He believes they will accept a move to Anfield more if he wants to develop his career.
Phillips is one of the first names on Marcelo Bielsa’s squad list in recent years.
Yorkshire Pirlo, as he was christened by the passionate support of Leeds, joining his childhood team at the age of 14.
Since 2014 he has appeared more than 226 times – captaining the team for the first time in their Carabao Cup win over Crewe Alexandra this season.
However, with Leeds struggling on Premier League form, he could be tempted to sign for a bigger club at the end of the season.
And they will without their amulet for two months, according to the report.
Phillips limped into the 55th minute of the Whites’ 2-2 draw with Brentford and looks set to be sidelined until the new year.
Boss Bielsa was unable to confirm the nature of Phillips’ injury after Sunday’s game at Elland Road.
But now that it has emerged, it is a hamstring injury that could keep him out until February, according to Letters.
https://www.thesun.co.uk/sport/16979137/england-kalvin-phillips-man-utd-transfer-liverpool/ England star Kalvin Phillips ready to turn down Manchester United transfer in favor of Liverpool move out of Leeds loyalty