Liverpool transfers: Keeping Wilfried Bony key, says Ashley Williams

Liverpool transfers: Swansea City captain Ashley Williams is desperate to see Wilfried Bony stay at Liberty Stadium

The Sport Review staff
By The Sport Review staff

Ashley Williams has urged Swansea City to keep hold of Liverpool target Wilfried Bony beyond the summer transfer window.

The Reds are expected to step up their interest in Bony after Queens Park Rangers striker Loic Remy failed a medical with Liverpool at the weekend.

I don’t know what will happen but we want him to stay and he knows we feel that way. He is very popular here

Ashley Williams

But Swansea captain Williams feels it is vital the Welsh outfit keep Bony to help the 2013 League Cup winners progress this season.

“It is very important he stays because he is a very good player, he has come back very focused, the best we have seen him. He is sharp in training and it would be a big boost to keep him,” Williams is quoted as saying.

“It would be bigger than getting a new signing – when you bring a new person in you are not sure how it is going to go.

“I don’t make any decisions at the club, but as players we want him to stay and we have told him that.

“We have lost players every summer, that is the nature of football and you have to move on when things happen.

“I don’t know what will happen but we want him to stay and he knows we feel that way. He is very popular here.

“He looks sharp and he is so hungry, he wants to score every day and win every game. I am sure that will serve him well.”

MORE:

MORE: The latest football transfer news

MORE: Meet the Premier League's most stylish footballers

MORE: Do you know the top Muslim footballers in the Premier League?

MORE: Man United latest news

MORE: Arsenal latest news

MORE: Chelsea latest news

MORE: Liverpool latest news

The Sport Review
Juan Mata sends ‘moving’ message to Man United fans about Wayne Rooney
The Sport Review
Top 50 most stylish footballers in the world in 2017: Arsenal, Man United, Chelsea, Liverpool stars feature
The Sport Review
Top 40 Muslim footballers: Arsenal, Chelsea, Liverpool and Man United stars feature
The Sport Review
Top 25 footballers’ cars: Arsenal, Chelsea, Liverpool and Real Madrid players feature
The Sport Review
Top 20 Nigerian footballers in Premier League: Arsenal, Chelsea, Liverpool stars feature
The Sport Review
Arsenal player wages 2017: Do you know how much Xhaka, Ozil and Coquelin earn each week?
The Sport Review
Paul Pogba sends message to Man United fans about his mentor
The Sport Review
Ian Wright makes controversial Arsenal claim about Mesut Ozil
The Sport Review
Ander Herrera replies when asked if Man United will keep David De Gea