Raphinha's agent Deco has confirmed Liverpool expressed an interest in signing the Leeds United winger during the summer transfer window.
Former Barcelona and Chelsea star Deco revealed that
were also among the teams interested in adding Leeds star Raphinha to their squad.
Raphinha has become an important player in the Premier League, the club knows he has grown and things will happen naturally,"
Deco has told Globo Esporte.
"He's young, he has many challenges ahead, there are certainly several clubs that like him, and Liverpool do like him, there were approaches, but nothing official.
"Leeds wanted to keep him for another season."
went on to admit that the Brazilian star may soon take a big step and move to a bigger team.
Raphinha is happy at Leeds and for sure the time will come to take the biggest leap in his career, to take a step forward,
" Raphinha's agent added.
"He has three more years of contract, but it is not the contract that defines the length of stay or prevents transfer
"Leeds is aware, they will want to make an important sale, and Raphinha will end up growing in his career."
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