Liverpool are on alert as Xabi Alonso says he is in no rush to decide his future despite his current deal at Bayern Munich having one year left to run.
And the news could put Liverpool on alert as the Spain international had previously been linked with an emotional return.
The Spaniard spent five years on Merseyside after joining the club from Real Sociedad in 2004.
“My contract? We will see what happens. This is not the time to discuss this subject,” he said on the Daily Express.