Photo: Mario Gotze provides Instagram update after Liverpool transfer blow

Mario Gotze posts Instagram update amid Liverpool speculation

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Mario Gotze is focused on the German national team despite speculation linking the Bayern Munich forward to Liverpool.

The 23-year-old was thought to be on the brink of a move to the Bundesliga champions before Gotze reportedly had a change of heart.

The World Cup winner is speculated to have committed his future to Bayern ahead of the arrival of incoming manager Carlo Ancelotti.

Gotze is currently part of Joachim Low’s Germany squad ahead of this summer’s European championship in France.

And the Bayern forward posted the above photo on his Instagram page as Gotze appeared relaxed about his future.

Gotze wrote: “Smile ☺️ Preparation for the #em2016 ⚽️ #ascona2016 #jederfuerjeden”

The Germany international had been heavily linked with a move to Liverpool in recent weeks after being out-of-favour under outgoing Bayern manager Pep Guardiola.

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The Reds were thought to be preparing a £20m offer for the 23-year-old forward as Jurgen Klopp looked to be reunited with his former Borussia Dortmund forward.

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