Klavan is expected to complete a move to Italian Serie A club Cagliari for a fee of €2m and is on his way to undergo a medical in Italy.
As the 6'5 centre-back made his comeback from injury during a 60-minute practice game at the club's training ground between both senior and academy players, Matip's imminent restoration into Jurgen Klopp's first-team squad had prompted fresh Twitter outburst. He's fit which is very good. "We need to see who fits the opponents best and then pick the lineup".
Sergio Ramos continued his long-running feud with Jurgen Klopp yesterday by mocking the German for his record in finals - and his teammate Marcelo, sat next to him, couldn't help but chuckle. Dejan is still injured but we have Matt Phillips and Fabinho can play the position as well, if we need. Can we give the player the opportunity if he wants to leave? He and Virgil have good understanding. We close in England and the whole of Europe is waiting for that moment and now starts trying to dump prices or whatever to get good players.
"I'm hearing about it for the first time now, so it doesn't seem like it's close", he said.
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"I think he is going to bring more to the attack than the defensive side and what he does is that he provides another dynamic".
"We have others as well, Joel is nearly back, hopefully in the squad Monday, Dejan is still a bit injured". There are a couple of youngsters, some entering the prime of their age and some who are never going to be good enough for the Reds.
'Atletico have always had an ambitious project, we can get anywhere with work, humility.