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​Mignolet reveals Liverpool blocked earlier Club Brugge move

Former Liverpool goalkeeper Simon Mignolet revealed that his path out of the club was blocked by the club in previous transfer windows.

The goalkeeper finally got his wish for a move away from the club this summer.

But he was denied that request in the 2018 summer transfer window and the 2019 January transfer window.

The Belgium international is now at Club Brugge, and he believes they wanted him previously as well.

Mignolet lost his place in the Liverpool starting line up to Loris Karius, then went down the pecking order after the signing of Alisson Becker last summer.

He told Het Nieuwsblad – via Sport Witness: "That's possible [Mboyo's comments], although Bart Verhaeghe [Brugge president] called me last winter.

"It was non-negotiable for Liverpool then.

"However, with the return of so many Red Devils [Belgium national team players], I think that was set in motion by Kompany."

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