Joseph Michael "Joe" Allen (born 14 March 1990) is a Welsh international footballer who plays as a midfielder for Liverpool. Since Brendan Rodgers took over at the Liverpool helm, there was continuous speculation linking the highly-rated Allen to Liverpool, whom Rodgers had coached during his time as Swansea manager. In July 2012, Swansea confirmed that they had rejected a bid from Liverpool for Allen. Reports emerged that Allen had a £15,000,000 release clause written into his contract, and that this was the figure Swansea were holding out for. (more...)

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