Official: Keita will not move to Liverpool in January

Naby Keita

Amidst widespread speculation that Liverpool were aiming to bring Naby Keita to Anfield in January, his current club, RB Leipzig, publicly denied the rumors on Sunday, reports calciomercato.

In a tweet, the club said “OFFICIAL: Naby Keïta will remain an RBLeipzig player until 30th June 2018. We wish to put the speculation about a January move to LFC to bed.”

Keita is scheduled to move to Liverpool over the summer, per the transaction struck between the clubs last summer.