Liverpool said goodbye to Sadio Mane and although the decision was sad, it was hailed by a BBC pundit.
speaking on BBC Radio 5 Live Football Daily PodcastNigel Reo-Coker said: “He [Sadio Mane] took Liverpool to another level and it’s clearly a big loss.
“But they are still planning ahead and have the structure and elements in place to deal with departures.
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“From a business perspective, it’s a good time to sell Mane. Other clubs play hardball on players and then lose them in free transfers a year later.
“I think they could learn from how Liverpool know when to let go of their players.”
This planning ahead meant that, whatever the implication of Tottenham’s reported offer, Luis Diaz arrived before we needed him and Darwin Nunez was signed quickly.
Getting in and out is vital in football and it’s an area we’ve been almost universally praised for since Jurgen Klopp’s arrival.
It won’t be the same without our number 10 but we quickly made the decision to cash in and build towards the future of the club.