It has been revealed that Liverpool have written up an eight-man shortlist as they look to bolster their midfield this summer.
According to the Athletic, Liverpool are currently keeping on tabs on Mason Mount, Ryan Gravenberch, Brighton and Hove Albion pair Alexis Mac Allister and Moises Caicedo, Matheus Nunes, Conor Gallagher, Bruno Guimaraes, and Leicester’s Youri Tielemens this summer with Jurgen Klopp looking for long-term replacements for aging-captain Jordan Henderson and the out-of-contract trio of James Milner, Naby Keita and Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain, who are all set to leave Anfield at the end of the season.
Liverpool transfer news: Jurgen Klopp has eight-man midfield shortlist
The shortlist comes after the news that Liverpool have reportedly been priced out of a move for Borussia Dortmund midfielder Jude Bellingham, who has been heavily linked with Real Madrid and Manchester City instead. Liverpool reportedly lead the race to sign both Chelsea’s Mason Mount and Brighton and Hove Albion’s Alexis Mac Allister, who both look destined to leave their respective clubs in the summer transfer window.
🚨 Liverpool are targeting the following players this summer to strengthen their squad:
🏴 Mason Mount
🇦🇷 Alexis Mac Allister
🇳🇱 Ryan Gravenberch
🇪🇨 Moises Caicedo
🇵🇹 Matheus Nunes
🏴 Conor Gallagher
🇧🇷 Bruno Guimaraes
🇧🇪 Youri Tielemans
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