Goalkeeper Alisson Becker may be in line for a summer switch to The Reds with the Brazilian having made moving to Anfield his prime concern.
Jurgen Klopp wants to sign a goalkeeper ahead of next season as a long-term choice for the club.
Alisson tops German coach’s wishlist of possible goalkeeping targets.
As reported The Mirror, sources in Brazil claim Alisson Becker favours a move to Merseyside – even though PSG and Real Madrid appear keen.
The largest Brazilian online content UOL are now sure the Italian giant star is closing in on a shocking move to Liverpool with talks at an ‘advanced’ stage.
He is going to become the world’s most expensive goalkeeper in what will be a world-record move this summer. World record holds by Ederson who moved from Benfica to Manchester City for an undisclosed fee, thought to be around £34.7million.
The 25-year-old goalkeeper has kept a 14 clean sheets from 34 appearances so far this season and specialist Owen Hargreaves says he is ‘exceptional’.
“He’s brilliant,” Hargreaves said on BBC Radio 5 Live. “Everybody is raving about Ederson, another Brazilian goalkeeper… these two players are exceptional.”