Previous
Japan
England
2
1
FT
Game Details
New York Red Bulls
New York Cosmos
4
1
FT
Game Details
Sporting Kansas City
FC Dallas
5
1
LIVE 62'
Game Details
Real Salt Lake
Portland Timbers
2:00 AM GMT
Game Details
San Jose Earthquakes
LA Galaxy
2:30 AM GMT
Game Details
Mexico
Honduras
0
0
LIVE 22'
Game Details
B36 Torshavn
T.N.S.
1
2
FT
Leg 1
Game Details
Huracán
Independiente Rivadavia
0
1
FT
Game Details
Next
JapanJapan
EnglandEngland
2
1
FT
Game Details
By ESPN Staff

Cruzeiro forward Kleber hints at Liverpool deal

Cruzeiro forward Kleber has claimed Liverpool are attempting to sign him.

The Brazilian striker ruled out moving to Anfield on Sunday, but on Monday performed a u-turn by insisting negotiations were taking place and, according to local reports, the Reds would pay £6million for his services.

When SporTV channel asked him whether he was going to play for the Merseysiders in the Premier League, Kleber said: "I don't know yet. They are talking."

The player, however, would like to stay in his homeland.

"Cruzeiro have been made an offer," he added. "I've always said I wanted to play in Brazil and make history here because I know it is possible.

"But I also know the team need to transfer players as they have commitments. We'll see."

The 25-year-old, nicknamed 'Gladiator', was signed by the Belo Horizonte side from Dynamo Kiev when the Ukrainians paid €5m plus Kleber for Guilherme.

"I want to stay, but if Cruzeiro can afford it," Kleber said.

Comments

Use a Facebook account to add a comment, subject to Facebook's Terms of Service and Privacy Policy. Your Facebook name, photo & other personal information you make public on Facebook will appear with your comment, and may be used on ESPN's media platforms. Learn more.