Dnipro winger Yehven Konoplyanka is backing Liverpool to win the Premier League this season. The Ukraine international held talks with Liverpool and Tottenham in January.

Speaking with local Ukrainian TV, Konoplyanka said: "I got to know Brendan Rodgers, we spoke a bit, about each other, got to know each other. The interest from Liverpool was very much serious.

"It (interest) was serious. But now I'm thinking of it only as a dream, because we (Dnipro) are challenging for league.

"I'm supporting them. I'm going to support Liverpool."

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