Liverpool News Summary: Serbian Ace on Radar, January Move For Belgian Wonderkid, Battle For Ghezall
According to Independent reports, Premier League giants Liverpool are interested in signing the highly-demanded Serbian winger Filip Kostic during the January transfer window.
The 24-year old winger who is often described as the ‘new Gareth Bale’ due to his blistering pace, can operate on the right flank or in the heart of the midfield.
Kostic’s current contract with German outfit expires in 2019 and Liverpool are believed to be favorites to sign him during the January transfer window.
Serbian starlet is a good old-fashioned forward, who has been brilliant on the left since joining Bundesliga Hamburg from Stuttgart this summer. and klopp is believed to be a huge fan of the next Bale.
After the failure of Lazar Markovic, who left the team on loan this summer the Reds are in need of quality wide-man, who is able to add explosiveness, pace and bolster Klopp’s squad.
According to the Get French Football News, Liverpool and Tottenham Hotspur are both looking into the moves for Ligue 1 giants Lyon winger Rachid Ghezzal.
The 24-year-old winger has joined Lyon at the age of five, and has made his way up through the ranks and now he has become a regular for the French outfits.
Having made his debut for the club in October 2012, Ghezzal has gone on to become a key player for the Ligue 1 side, hitting ten goals and nine assists in all competitions to generate major summer interest in his signature.
The same sources suggested that Everton have been also in the hunt for a highly-demanded winger Rachid Ghezzal as they have already seen their £9m offer turned dow by French giants and were keen to sign him over the summer.
However, the player was recently quoted by RMC Sport as saying that a move to Goodison Park was less interesting for him than staying with Lyon, so Merseyside Reds under Jurgen Klopp have a fine chance to convince Frenchman to make Anfield Switch.
According to the Dailly Star report, Liverpool head-coach Jurgen Klopp has joined the race for Anderlecht midfielder Youri Tielemans and had sent scouts to keep a close eye on Belgian star ahead of a potential move in January.
Source From Belgium Revealed:
“Man Utd’s scouts will check on Youri Tielemans, with Liverpool, Chelsea, Arsenal, and Bayern Munich also interested”.
Earlier in the summer Jurgen, Klopp’s side had already tried to sign a Belgian star, however, they have failed to materialise deal for the £30m-rated midfielder and Merseyside Reds are now ready to return race for his signature.
Talk of a move for the 19-year-old quietened in the summer, but according to the Daily Star, Klopp is interested in the teenager and will receive regular updates of his progression this season.
He has find the net for ten times in 29 appearances for his Belgian club this season and being one of the most demanded young prospects in Europe.
While speaking of his role models, the £30m-rated starlet revealed: “I like the ball and I like to create – I modelled my play on Zinedine Zidane.”