Liverpool not in for Wijnaldum

Liverpool have been linked with a move for the 24-year-old Netherlands international alongside their pursuit of Memphis Depay ??? the PSV winger who opted to join Manchester United instead on Wednesday.

Brands, who is charge of the Dutch champions??? recruitment, told Sky Sports News HQ: ???We have not had any contact with Liverpool about Wijnaldum.

???We hope to keep the rest of the team together now because we are playing in the Champions League next season. I hope we don???t have to sell any other players.???

Wijnaldum signed for PSV from Feyenoord in 2011 and has made 128 appearances, scoring 46 goals.

He has 18 caps and two goals for the Netherlands.