In a bid to interchange Philippe Coutinho, who joined Barcelona previous within the week, Liverpool are understood to need to push ahead Keita’s arrival on Merseyside.
A £51million deal is already in position for the Guinea global to reach in the summertime.
But reviews in Germany prompt Keita would play his closing sport for Leipzig in opposition to Schalke lately.
Keita used to be named within the beginning XI and he scored with a deflected strike within the first part.
The 22-year-old got here off in the second one part as Leipzig ran out Three-1 winners and transfer into 2d within the Bundesliga.
But after the fit, Rangnick insisted Keita has now not knowledgeable them of a want to go away.
Rangnick informed Sky Germany: “Neither the player has told us that he wants to change, nor is there an offer from Liverpool.”
Yesterday, Keita registered an organization in the United Kingdom by means of Companies House amid claims the deal can be entire through Sunday and he would wave good-bye to Leipzig lovers this weekend.
An organization underneath the identify ‘NK8 LIMITED’ has been registered at the Companies House web site with two other people indexed as officials – Naby Deco Keita and Bjorn Alexander Bezemer.
Bundesliga journalist Chris Williams then tweeted: “Information from within Leipzig this evening that Naby Keita will become a Liverpool player on Sunday.”