Liverpool Transfers: Why Losing out on Sigurdsson Is Not a Big Deal

ESPN made the news official yesterday that Icelandic international Gylfi Sigurdsson is headed to Tottenham.In this case, White Hart Lane beats out competing offers from Swansea City and Liverpool after weeks of speculation.Sigurdsson initially came to Liberty Stadium from Hoffenheim on a December loan. He impressed under Brendan Rodgers with seven goals in 19 appearances. The rapid adjustment to life in England made him a hot commodity with the Bundesliga side happy to sell.The Swans were the initial front-runners, and even went so far as to agree a £6.8m fee to make the move permanent. However, with Rodgers' appoint...
 

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