Serie A giants Inter and AC Milan set to hijack Liverpool move for Cagliari midfielder Nicolo Barella, according to reports from Italy.
The Merseyside Reds head-coach Jurgen Klopp is believed to be a huge fan of the 20-year-old midfielder and will try to lure him at Anfield during the January transfer window.
The 20-year-old playmaker has stayed in Caligari despite interest from European giants. However, speculation regarding his future at the Serie A club will not go away.
And now, according to Calciomercato, Italian giants are set to rival the Merseyside Reds pursuit of Barella back in January.
The youngster has enjoyed an excellent start to the new 2017/18 season and was recently called up to the Italy national squad for the first time.
Meanwhile, the Merseyside Reds are one of the clubs that have expressed interest in Italian winger Federico Chiesa,
Fiorentina forwards’ fine form have been getting a lot of applause from the hosts of European clubs and it seems that the Merseyside Reds scouts have also been impressed with his performance.
The 19-year-old forward has already earned a place in Italy’s U21 team and being one of the brightest talents in Italy at the moment.