Liverpool News Summary: Transfer Blow, Serie A Forward on Radar, Battle For Prolific Midfielder

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Liverpool joined race for 19-goals and 15-assists creative playmaker

Liverpool have reportedly joined the transfer race to secure services of Ajax attacking midfielder Hakim Ziyech after the end of the current campaign.

According to Bleacher Report, The Merseyside Reds are one of a number of top European teams to keeping tabs on Ajax attacker following his impressive form in the last two season.

The report suggested that Serie A giants AS Roma Leicester City and Borussia Dortmund are also interested in Ziyech, who has been one of the key players for Dutch club that managed to eliminate Real Madrid from the Champions League 1/8 round.

Ziyech recently caught the eye as he played a vital in Ajax knocking the Spanish giants that have won the three consecutive Champions League titles.

The Moroccan international has been in stunning form this term as he has managed to found back of the net 19 times and provided 15 assists in all competitions for Dutch giants this term and has thrived in Holland.

He joined Dutch giants for a fee in the region of £10m from their Eredivisie rivals FC Twente in 2016, however, the report does not mention how much the team would demand for Morocco international attacker in the summer if the Merseyside Reds were to make their move.

Liverpool boss determined to sign 27-year-old Napoli star

Liverpool head-coach Jurgen Klopp is a huge fan of Napoli’s forward Lorenzo Insigne, Tutto Mercato reported, and the Italian news outlet revealed the Merseyside Reds are interested in making a move for the Italian attacker.

The Reds head-coach Jurgen Klopp will reportedly face stiff competition from direct Premier League rivals Manchester United and Ligue 1 champions PSG in the pursuit of Insigne’s signature, with both clubs have also expressed interest in his signature.

The 27-year-old forward has been one of Napoli’s vital players in recent years, and he has managed to score 13 goals and provide seven assists in all competitions.

Italy international forward has three years left on his current deal with the Serie A ginats, however, and could cost the Reds around £100m to make a move for Klopp’s target.

Insigne has found back of the net a 90th minute winner against the Merseyside Reds in the Champions League group stages last campaign before Liverpool gained revenge with a 1-0 win at Anfield to make a breakthrough to 1/16 round.

Since then Liverpool have managed to defeat Bayern Munich and secured promotion to 1/4 of the Champions League round where they will face Porto.

Meanwhile, Liverpool are one of the top teams in Europe interested PSG Eindhoven winger Steven Bergwijn, according to De Telegraaf reports.

The Dutch giants forward is one of most prized assets in the Eredivisie, with an offer of over £30million is expected to be his price tag.

The 21-year-old winger has found back of the net 11 times and provided 12 assists this campaign, outlining his attacking input.

Liverpool £53m-rated target breaks silence over potential summer move

Liverpool came agonisingly cam on the brink to sign Lyon skipper Nabil Fekir earlier last summer for £53m, however, ultimately pulled out of the deal over fitness concerns as Frenchman suffered from a knee injury.

The 25-year-old star was considered to be the best available like to replace Philippe Coutinho who has made the £142million switch to Barcelona in January.

Anfield physios, however, informed that the team signing the 25-year-old Frenchman was a risk given his history with serious knee injuries and the Merseyside Reds pulled out of the deal at the eleventh hour.

The Reds supporters still hold faint hopes that world-cup winning midfielder can make the switch to Anfield and he has spoken about his future, saying: “Rumours are a part of the transfer window. It’s normal.

“I feel good here. My goal is to win a title with Lyon. Either way, I give my all.”

Liverpool fans would still love to see the 25-year-old midfielder signed for the Reds. However, the decision to not sign him is a wise one that could have proved costly in the long-term. However, the Merseyside Reds must now prioritise signing a creative midfielder this summer elsewhere.

Meanwhile, Liverpool are one of the top teams in Europe interested PSG Eindhoven winger Steven Bergwijn, according to De Telegraaf reports.

The Dutch giants forward is one of most prized assets in the Eredivisie, with an offer of over £30million is expected to be his price tag.

The 21-year-old winger has found back of the net 11 times and provided 12 assists this campaign, outlining his attacking input.