MEMPHIS DEPAY is both about to develop into a Manchester United legend or a traitor relying on whether or not he actually is about to hitch arch-rivals Liverpool.
The 25-year-old has been strongly linked with a swap to Jurgen Klopp’s aspect after a surprising season for Lyon, through which he netted 9 instances and offered 13 assists.
The Dutchman has now fuelled hypothesis that he’s on his means again to the Premier League after he posted a video of himself in a pink go well with, boarding a pink non-public jet, which is believed to be Lewis Hamilton’s previous aircraft.
Depay appeared to substantiate he has left Lyon after captioning the clip: “Merci Lyon”, however he didn’t elaborate on the place his vacation spot was.
The winger could also be pulling the most important prank ever on his former rivals, with Liverpool followers satisfied the video proves that he is flying to Merseyside.
Depay additionally uploaded one other image of a Lion and Chicken, with some supporters suggesting that this can be a refined reference to a Liverbird, the image of the Reds.
One fan wrote: “Somebody get the aircraft trackers out”, whereas one other posted: “Purple go well with, pink aircraft. It is undoubtedly finished”.
Twitter consumer ‘PiiaMay’ is determined for the switch to undergo after saying: “Purple fits him like loopy – deal is already finished.
“Guess he’ll have his Medicals subsequent week and can be introduced proper after the CL Last so he might be part of the Pre Season proper from the start.”
Nonetheless, heeding followers requests, some Liverpool followers did certainly observe the Bombardier CL Challenger registered G-RANE plane searching for solutions.
Disappointingly for Reds, it appears the jet as a substitute landed within the Dutch metropolis of Rotterdam, the place he’ll quickly be anticipated to report for Nations League responsibility.
Depay will then hyperlink up with Liverpool duo Virgil van Dijk and Gini Wijnaldum, who will first face Spurs within the Champions League ultimate.
He has been at Lyon since signing for the French membership in 2017 for £16m, however Bruno Genesio’s aspect had been braced for provides for his or her star man this summer season.
It was reported final month that Depay had emerged as Liverpool’s prime goal to switch Sadio Mane if he made an audacious switch to Actual Madrid.