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Liverpool reportedly still unsure about Luis Diaz's future

Paris Saint Germain and FC Barcelona are reportedly interested in Luis Diaz

Liverpool FC is currently facing a significant decision regarding the future of their left winger, Luis Diaz. According to The Athletic, there are question marks over whether Diaz is the long-term solution for the Reds on the left wing.

This summer proves to be an important period for Liverpool as new head coach Arne Slot steps in to make his mark on the squad he inherited from his predecessor, Jurgen Klopp. After nine successful years at Anfield, Klopp decided to call time on his career at Liverpool last season.

Slot now faces a challenging task: ensuring that Liverpool remains a top-four team capable of keeping pace with Premier League rivals Manchester City and Arsenal. Despite having until August 30th with an open transfer window, no additions have been made to the squad yet.

The dilemma over Diaz

Luis Diaz has been linked with Barcelona and Paris Saint-Germain (PSG), raising further questions about his future at Anfield. Currently representing Colombia in Copa America and helping guide them into Copa America semi-finals, Diaz's performance continues to draw attention from major clubs.

However, back in Merseyside, there's uncertainty about whether he fits into Slot’s long-term plans for Reds’ attack line-up. While it’s clear that Liverpool isn't actively looking to sell him off just yet, concerns over his output have led some within the club questioning if they should cash in while interest is high.

Diaz prefers FC Barcelona

Barcelona and PSG have shown most interest in acquiring Diaz recently; however no official offers have been received by Liverpool so far. This speculation was fueled late last year when Diaz’s father revealed his son's ambition of playing for La Liga club Barcelona someday - a statement that has only added fuel to these rumors.

Luis Diaz father, Luis Manuel Mane Díaz, said:

"The truth is that I know very little about Barcelona at the moment. It is true that Luis is a loyal Barcelona fan and it would be his dream to go there.”

The future of Luis Dias at Anfield hangs in balance as this crucial summer unfolds. With links connecting him to Barcelona and PSG, the decision Liverpool makes could significantly impact their squad and performance in the upcoming season. As fans eagerly await any developments, it's clear that this summer will be a pivotal one for both Diaz and Liverpool FC.

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