As announced by The Team Tuesday, Takumi Minamino will engage well with Monaco. Rocher club coach Philippe Clément confirmed the news on the sidelines of his team’s first warm-up match against Cercle Bruges (1-0). “I am very happy, I have known him for a long timerejoiced the 48-year-old technician, arrived mid-season at ASM. He was very high on our list. Everyone here is convinced that he has the qualities to bring something to the team.
Liverpool and the player have an agreement in principle for this transfer, which will be for an amount of 15 million euros, paid in five instalments. The Japanese international (41 selections, 17 but) is currently on vacation and has yet to pass his medical examination on a date not yet fixed. Bought by Liverpool in January 2020, Minamino struggled to establish itself there and was loaned in February 2021 to Southampton. The competition this season (only 9 starts, 22 appearances in all competitions) prompted him to leave Anfield.