Liverpool are likely to lose some key attacking players in the Africa Cup of Nations later this season and the Reds need to improve their attacking options in the January transfer window to keep fighting on all fronts. matrix.
NS Premier League The giants are currently linked with a number of attackers and the latest names linked with the move to Merseyside are Jonathan David and Luis Diaz.
Liverpool follow Jonathan David
The Canada international has been outstanding for Lille since he moved to France and he also helped them win the championship.
The player has a contract with them until the summer of 2025 but he could soon leave the club because he wants to play at a higher level and there has been a conflict between his agent and Lille.
According to L’Equipe (h / t Sport), Liverpool have been monitoring his situation and they may make a move for the player.
The report adds that David is valued at €35m but the price could go up depending on his side’s progress in the Champions League.
Players like Mohamed Salah and Sadio Mane will be absent from international duty in the Africa Cup of Nations and we need a reliable goalscorer to complement the likes of Roberto Firmino and Diogo Jota.
David could prove to be a convenient signing for Jurgen Klopp and it remains to be seen whether the Red Devils can convince the French side to sell him in the coming months.
Jonathan David has scored more Ligue 1 goals this season (10) than Messi, Neymar and Mbappe combined (9) 👏🇨🇦 pic.twitter.com/zjxm4BgxI8
– ESPN FC (@ESPNFC) November 19, 2021
Liverpool open talks with Porto over Luis Diaz
The Reds have been linked with the Colombia international for weeks now, and journalist Pipe Sierra has now revealed (h / t Liverpool Echo) that Liverpool had opened talks with Porto over a potential transfer and that they stole a March ahead of their rivals.
Obviously, the player has a release clause of around 80 million euros but the 24-year-old could be available for a fee of around 50 million euros.
Diaz has been outstanding for club and country over the past year and he has the potential to develop into an important Liverpool player should the Reds want to withdraw from him.
Luis Diaz Golazos
Looks like a Puskás Award nomination isn’t enough for Lucho 😱
– Parceros United (@ParcerosUnited) November 29, 2021
https://sportslens.com/news/liverpool-fc-transfer-news-jonathan-david-and-luis-diaz/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=liverpool-fc-transfer-news-jonathan-david-and-luis-diaz Jonathan David and Luis Diaz on the Reds’ radar