JAMIE CARRAGHER and Gary Neville were involved in a heated on-air row following Liverpool’s defeat to Brentford.

The Merseysiders’ league woes continued in west London on Monday night as they were stung 3-1 by the Bees.

Gary Neville was left flabbergasted by Jamie Carragher's response to his comments on Liverpool potentially being under new ownership

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Gary Neville was left flabbergasted by Jamie Carragher’s response to his comments on Liverpool potentially being under new ownershipCredit: SKY SPORTS
The pair's heated clash made Micah Richards a tad awkward

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The pair’s heated clash made Micah Richards a tad awkwardCredit: SKY SPORTS

Defeat to Brentford was the Reds‘ fifth of the season and raised further questions about the club’s transfer dealings over the last four years.

During the post-match analysis, Sky Sports pundit Neville said: “The biggest things for Liverpool is keeping Jurgen Klopp and getting new owners – the right owners.”

A fired-up Carragher dismissed the former Manchester United man’s assessment, saying: “They don’t need new owners.

“Just leave it off. They’ve won absolutely everything you can win by being smart. They don’t need [new owners].”

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Neville was quick to interject, saying: “They’re selling the club!”

Kop hero Carragher refused to back down and even took a dig at Manchester United’s transfer dealings during the Glazer era.

The 44-year-old said: “No, no, no.

“Even if they don’t go, Liverpool have had owners, and they could’ve won absolutely everything, and been clever in the transfer market.

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“Not just blowing money like your club. That’s absolute nonsense.

A perplexed Neville asked: “What are you going on about?”

Carragher then fired back: “You’re saying they need the money, they don’t need new owners.”

Despite being lambasted by his fellow pundit, Neville didn’t budge from his stance, saying: “I said they need the right new owners.”

Liverpool were put up for sale by Fenway Sports Group last November – although it’s unknown if the club is in talks with potential suitors.

Manchester United are also up for sale, with current owners – The Glazer family – eager to sell up shop before the end of the first quarter of the year.





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