Liverpool midfielder Georginio Wijnaldum is set to join La Liga giants Barcelona next season. The 30 yr old has expressed his desire several times to leave Anfield and it is reported that he and Barca have reached an agreement. The Dutch native has played for Liverpool since 2016, making 169 appearances for them in all competitions and scoring 16 goals. The most memorable goals being the 2 goals he scored in the Uefa Champions League Semi Final against Barcelona in 2019 to complete a dramatic Liverpool comeback.
He also played a key role in helping Liverpool win the Premier League after a 30 year wait. Prior to playing for Liverpool, Wijnaldum played for Newcastle between 2015-2016.
Liverpool are currently in a crisis especiallynin defense. They are currently 8th in the Premier League after suffering 6 straight home defeats for the first time ever. Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp recently admitted that they will be lucky to finish in the top 4 this season.
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