Liverpool have been linked with a number of new signings this summer time as they appear so as to add some recent legs to their squad forward of the brand new season. The membership additionally plans to clear just a few gamers to make room for brand new arrivals.
On that notice, let’s check out the most recent Liverpool switch information and rumors as on August 26, 2021.
Liverpool strategy Brighton to signal Bissouma
Liverpool have reportedly made a transfer to signal Brighton & Hove Albion defensive midfielder Yves Bissouma.
As per journalist Tony Banks, the Reds should pay Brighton’s asking value of £40 million for the combative midfielder.
Liverpool allowed Gini Wijnaldum to depart on a free switch earlier in the summertime, and haven’t signed a alternative for the midfielder.
Bissouma, who has attracted curiosity from Premier League rivals Arsenal as nicely, has been touted as a like-for-like alternative for Wijnaldum.
It stays to be seen if Liverpool pays Brighton’s asking value. Jürgen Klopp had revealed he’s proud of the squad, however a participant of Bissouma’s caliber would add extra energy and depth.
Kylian Mbappe set for a transfer to Actual Madrid
Liverpool’s faint hopes of touchdown Kylian Mbappe subsequent yr are all however over as Actual Madrid are set to signal the Frenchman.
The World Cup winner will reportedly transfer to Actual Madrid for a mammoth price of €170 million + €10 million in add ons.
Liverpool’s curiosity in Mbappe was not stable, however there was hope that the Reds may afford him in 2022 as a free agent.
Actual Madrid underneath Carlo Ancelotti, nevertheless, have determined to maneuver rapidly for the wantaway PSG star in what shall be a club-record deal for Los Blancos.
Klopp says Liverpool are wanting ahead to taking part in within the Champions League
Regardless of being handed a troublesome draw within the Champions League, Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp has admitted that the Reds are wanting ahead to the problem.
Liverpool have been drawn with Atletico Madrid, Porto and AC Milan for the Champions League this season.
“We performed, I do not know the way usually, already in opposition to Porto, so they are going to be ready for us. Now we have clearly slightly little bit of [an] open invoice with Atletico, and AC Milan, a historic one clearly. So, I believe our supporters needs to be wanting ahead to it – we do, for certain,” Klopp mentioned.
The Merseysiders have been knocked out by Atletico in 2020, and can hope to avenge that defeat at Anfield.
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