Liverpool were humiliated by Brentford last night, and once again, a lack of pressing from the midfield proved to be a major issue
The Reds require a complete midfielder to strengthen their squad, and Jude Bellingham’s name is frequently mentioned
Liverpool, above all, is pushing hard to sign the £44.3 million star – Gazzetta
According to yesterday’s edition of AS (news image below), the England international prefers to join Real Madrid, but the Los Blancos face stiff competition from the Premier League
The renowned Spanish news outlet have revealed the Merseysiders are without doubt the club that can put the ‘operation at risk’ for Real Madrid
Liverpool is said to have made contact with Borussia Dortmund in order to reach an agreement. The German side is seeking an initial fee of 100 million euros (£88 million) plus an additional 40 million euros in add-ons.
The Reds can offer a lot of money to steal the deal, according to the Madrid-based source, and ‘when there is money involved, sentimentality is left behind’.
The European champions are hoping that the good relationship between president Florentino Perez and Dortmund CEO Hans-Joachim Watzke will help them sign Bellingham.
The Bundesliga club will hold a final meeting with the player, during which he will have to make a decision on his future
Bellingham has been a standout for BvB since moving to Germany in 2020, and he shone for England at the FIFA World Cup
The teenage sensation has already scored nine goals this season, including four in a row in the UEFA Champions League
The teenage sensation can play anywhere in the center of the field and possesses the talent, quality, and energy required to revitalize Anfield’s midfield.