Liverpool’s Borini not going anywhere on loan

Liverpool boss Brendan Rodgers has made it clear that Fabio Borini will not be loaned out this summer.

Liverpool boss Brendan Rodgers has made it clear that Fabio Borini will not be loaned out this summer.

The 22-year old Italian striker has been used sparingly since arriving at Anfield from AS Roma last summer and with some new arrivals during the off-season, his place in the squad looks extremely shaky.

However, Rodgers insists that Borini, who previously enjoyed a loan spell at Swansea City under the Reds boss, will not be shipped out anytime soon.

"Not at this moment in time,” he said.

"There would be a queue of clubs wanting to take him if he was available. We want to keep a strong group - it's a very long season for us. You've got Daniel (Sturridge), Fabio, (Iago) Aspas and Luis (Suarez) to come in a number of weeks.

"We want to make sure the competition in the group is there, especially at the top end of the field where if you have a goalscorer it's always good to have."

 

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