As nine Liverpool players create worry, Harry Kane has issued a contract warning to Mohamed Salah.
This summer, Liverpool expects to offer new contracts to a number of players, but that is only the beginning of the process.
When it comes to contract extensions, Fabinho and Alisson are toward the top of the list. Once they return from the Copa America, the Brazilian duo will meet with the club.
Caoimhin Kelleher, Virgil van Dijk, Trent Alexander-Arnold, Andy Robertson, and Mohamed Salah are next in line, according to the ECHO.
As things stand, nine players at Anfield will be out of contract in 2023, which is only two seasons away, but the situation is far more dire elsewhere in Europe.
Sergio Ramos, Gianluigi Donnarumma, and Memphis Depay are just three of the players whose contracts are up this summer, while Sergio Aguero has already left Manchester City for free.
Kylian Mbappe, Ansu Fati, Raphael Varane, Pedri, Paulo Dybala, Cristiano Ronaldo, Marcel Sabitzer, Eduardo Camavinga, and a slew of others will be in attendance next year.
As a result of Covid-19, teams such as Liverpool have been hesitant to commit large sums of money to new contracts until the financial situation has become clearer.
That is gradually becoming the case, but there is still a lot of catching up to be done at clubs around Europe.
Gini Wijnaldum is one of a number of high-profile players who will leave on a free transfer this summer, and this could become a trend in the future.
On the Blood Red podcast, David Lynch noted, “It’s a hard period, and these are enormous decisions for Michael Edwards.”
“He must consider the squad’s future in four years’ time, for example.
“How much more can you get out of a player like Roberto Firmino, for example? When do you need to replace him, and when does he agree to take on a smaller role?
“Because they are approaching 30, none of the big players will go into these negotiations expecting to make less money this time.
“For Wijnaldum. The summary comes to a close.