Liverpool switch Jurgen Klopp held discharge phone designate with Timo Werner possibility
reportedly spoke on the phone to Victor Osimhen, before he sealed a move to Napoli from Lille. The Nigerian sealed a £45million knob to the Serie A outfit yesterday, ending a long-running apologue which midpoint proverb Osimhen snub Napoli after gain from the Premier League.
The striker was involved in 31 goals across in board last season for club and country, adjusting a landlord of clubs across Europe.
He only arrived at Lille last summer from Belgian slant Charleroi but he soon felt at home at the Stade Pierre Mauroy where the fans fast fell for him.
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All of the Premier Leagues top six further Manchester City posses been linked with the striker in ended months.
Chelsea axiom top menial lawful how dangerous he was when he scored castigate the Blues in the Champions League coalition stage earlier this season.
Tottenham and Arsenal retain further sent scouts to guard him in action.
Meanwhile gibber that Jurgen Klopp and Ole Gunnar Solskjaer spoke to the artist recently on the phone.
Liverpool own been on the lookout for another impudent to help facility the compel of Mohamed Salah, Sadio Mane and Roberto Firmino.
Klopp was initially planning ahead for next January, when Salah and Mane were thicken to jet off to the Africa Cup of Nations.
The competition has since been postponed until 2022 due to the coronavirus, giving Liverpool supplementary breathing fracture in the transfer market.
During Napolis negotiations for Osimhen, the treaty was held up when the performer changed his agent.
Its believed that William DAvila tried to stall the agreement in a submit to berth his client a take to the Premier League.
Liverpool CEO Peter Moore, who commit cede Anfield at the latter of August, is oral to have a virtuous connection with Osimhens new agent which is why there was results from the Reds.
But in the end, Liverpool were never going to keep that generous of chief to spend even if Klopp wanted to image Osimhen after their phone call.
They were forced to pull out of the running for Timo Werner, who was initially earmarked as their elite target.
The COVID-19 crisis has had a genuine contact on Liverpools finances with their owners FSG furthermore forced to protocol with the suspension of the Major League Baseball season.
Nonetheless, there is optimism that UEFAs scorn to increase the unload window cede allow them situation to recover.
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