Philippe Coutinho spotted with Liverpool forward amid transfer speculationPhilippe Coutinho has been filmed partying with Liverpool forward Roberto Firmino, ramping up the transfer speculation surrounding the Brazilian. Coutinho left Liverpool for Barcelona in a 142million transfer back in January 2018, but has failed to shine at the Nou Camp and is linked with a move away. The midfielders agent Kia Joorabchian recently spoke out about his client, ruling out him ever signing for Manchester United due to his links to their bitter rivals Liverpool. Manchester Unit
ed is a great club, I have players there and I have all the respect for them, but as far as Philippe goe
s, it would be an extremely difficult to a near-impossible move, Joorabchian told talkSPORT. Philippe Coutinho has been filme
d partying with Liverpool forward Roberto Firmino (Image: Getty Images Europe) Read MoreRelated ArticlesLiverpool named as ideal transfer destination for Spain wonderkid Joorabchian had a different tone when discussing Liverpool, and in many ways launched something of a charm offensive. I would be very difficult for Philippe to play for any of Liverpools rivals, because he has such a great affinity towards Liverpool. His time there was fa
ntastic, he added. It w
ould be hard for him to go to a rival. Every time weve spoken about it
weve had that same conversation, he would find it hard to play for another club in the Premier Leag
ue. Coutinho is good friends with his former Liverpool team-mate Roberto Firmino (Image: AFP/Getty Images) Read MoreMirror Footballs Top StoriesTransfer News LIVEWoodwards house attacked by fansScholes responds to Keane snubFA Cup fifth round draw in full Liverpool have yet to officially confirm their interest in re-signing the Brazilian. But Coutinho has been spending a lot of time with his compatriot Firmino in recent weeks, and Reds fans have started to take notice, with many tweeting: Agent Bobby in response to the above video of the duo at a party.