Maxi Rodriguez could be on his way out of Liverpool

Maxi Rodriguez
Rodriguez joined Liverpool from Atletico Madrid in 2010

Liverpool winger Maxi Rodriguez could be on his way back to boyhood club Newell's Old Boys in Argentina.

The 30-year-old international revealed he had agreed a move in principle.

Rodriguez came through the youth set-up at the Rosario-based Newell's Old Boys before moving to Espanyol in 2002.

"The president [William Lorenzo] called me and I said 'yes'," said Rodriguez. "It depends on the contract I have in Liverpool. Maybe that can be loosened a little."

Rodrigues enjoyed a successful end to last season's Premier League campaign with Liverpool, scoring two hat-tricks as he hit seven goals in three matches.