09 Feb '11, 1am

Could Pepe Reina be the next player leaving Liverpool?

Could Pepe Reina be the next player leaving Liverpool?

Liverpool's Pepe Reina dives to catch a ball during a training session. The Spanish goalkeeper has hinted that he may follow Fernando Torres out of Anfield to challenge for Champions League glory. -- PHOTO: REUTERS LONDON - The next jersey to be burnt at Merseyside could well belong to Liverpool goalkeeper Jose Reina. The Spaniard, who has been justifying the contentious 50 million pounds (S$102.5 million) defection of compatriot Fernando Torres to Chelsea, has hinted he might follow suit. 'I won't lie - I want to play in the Champions League,' Reina told Spanish radio station Onda Cero, echoing Torres' reason for quitting Anfield. Should he leave Liverpool, a move to Spain would appear unlikely with neither Real Madrid nor Barcelona looking for a goalkeeper. Which leaves him with a transfer to a rival Premier League club. 'It's hard to see me returning to Spain. But at Ma...

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