Liverpool sporting director Michael Edwards has emerged as another target Newcastle United are keen to bring him to new head coach Eddie Howe.
The Bournemouth boss wants him to take over as a director at St James’ Park, and Edwards’ contract with Liverpool expires in the summer. And it is uncertain whether the Reds will convince him to stay.
A report from The Northern Echo , local media outlet The Northern Echo, said the two worked together in the early 2000s while still at Portsmouth and have been close friends to this day, making Howe wanting to return. with Edward again.
Apart from Howe also met with Edwards at Anfield between Liverpool won the Champions League. With Atletico de Madrid the week before.
Edwards is the man behind the signings of Virgil van Dijk, Mohamed Salah, Sadio Mane and many others. This resulted in helping the team win the Champions League and Premier League.
Last summer, the news that Edwards could retire at Liverpool to go for a new challenge and the “Magpies” It will be one of the options that interest under the new owners, the wealthy top world
of. Staying at Newcastle will give more freedom to find the players he wants. With the power of the Saudi capital,
however, Liverpool have not given up hope of convincing Edwards to stay on Merseyside.