Liverpool officially announced that they had released their young striker, Bobby Duncan. It was a permanent contract that he would play in the Serie A club Fiorentina. It was a long and tough negotiation, as Liverpool constantly refuse the Fiorentina proposal. Duncan and his agent were frustrated that they don’t like how Liverpool treat Duncan. Besides Fiorentina, a Danish club, FC Nordsjaelland also have shown interest in him. However, Liverpool rejected with contempt, that Duncan representative accused Liverpool of Liverpool’s bad treatment.
The price of the transfer was half million euros, with one million euros bonus if he performs well. Other than that, Liverpool also has to receive twenty percent of Duncan’s sale value in the future. The duration of La Viola’s contract was estimated for three years.
Before the deal, Fiorentina had bid worth about two million euros loan fees. But Liverpool had rejected the derisory bid.
Steven Gerrard’s Cousin
Bobby Duncan is the cousin of Liverpool Legend, Steven Gerrard. He just played one season for the reds, but he got much mental stress. Before playing from Liverpool, he learned football in Manchester city, before moving into Liverpool Academy last season. Liverpool is his dream of boyhood club.he moves to Liverpool, expecting to join the first-team opportunities. agen judi bola online
With Liverpool Academy, he productively scored 32 goals. He even played on the main squad of the pre-season matches. In July, he scored in the 6-0 friendly match with Tranmere. He also showed superb performance at under 18 levels. His tandem with Glatzel resulted in the Liverpool trophy of FA youth cup for the first time after 12 years.
The uncertainty Stressed Duncan
Duncan’s representative was concerned about Duncan’s mental health. He was so affected by the uncertainty of his future. The mental health issue was causing him missed the under-23 game against Southampton. He was told by the club that he could leave. But on the contrary, every proposal that wanted to pick him up was rejected. It was not about the small salary, but about the uncertainty that he has. Duncan expressed that paying the fine is not a problem, it won’t change anything since his salary is small. Because of the stress, Duncan has not left his room for four days and might be never going back to Liverpool again.
There is another dispute with Manchester City. Under different agents, he was promised to take part in Liverpool’s senior squad. But he was rarely played for the first-team squad.
Liverpool Deny the bullying
Liverpool was disappointed by the unfounded allegation. Liverpool insists that the statement is inaccurate and the allegation is groundless. Liverpool responds the statement late, stating that such comments are inappropriate for public. They will work privately with the player to find resolution.
Arriving in Artemio Franchi Stadium, Duncan seems to be happy. But the Liverpool fans seem disappointed with the transfer. They expected that Duncan could continue as his uncle to be the legend in Liverpool. Despite the bully, Duncan expressed his gratitude for all parties on Liverpool’s behalf via Instagram.