Liverpool report: £36m midfield wonderkid in talks with Reds, in a move that would complete the side

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Liverpool person established interaction with a subordinate who whitethorn good extremity up being their marquee signing.

The Reds person a stacked squad heading into the last furlong of the season, inactive connected people to vie for 4 trophies, having added Colombian attacker Luis Diaz successful January. 

The Merseysiders are besides expected to motion Fabio Carvalho this summertime connected a escaped transportation from Fulham, pursuing the illness of a woody connected winter's deadline day. But beyond the teen sensation, Jurgen Klopp is readying a large midfield acquisition, too.

Fulham winger Fabio Carvalho celebrates with his fingers to his ears aft  scoring a goal

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According to writer Santi Aouna of Foot Mercato, Liverpool person opened talks with the representatives of Monaco midfielder Aurelien Tchouameni. 

The 22-year-old has been a revelation successful the principality aft signing from Bordeaux and could good go the missing puzzle portion for Klopp. Although determination are nary evident weaknesses successful the squad, different midfielder who tin connection the progressive thrust and physicality of Fabinho from No.6 would beryllium a large coup not conscionable for present but the future.

Tchouameni has risen to go 1 of the finest young midfielders successful Europe this season, showing maturity beyond his years and would beryllium susceptible of performing successful a deeper midfield relation oregon arsenic an interior successful the compact midfield that Klopp favours. 

Aurelien Tchouameni, champion  young players successful  the world

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Aside from a caller midfielder, this coming transportation model mightiness spot much outgoings than caller buys astatine Anfield. 

Liverpool person 5 apical forwards who are each competing for spots with Sadio Mané antecedently touted arsenic the astir apt to permission – though his uptick successful signifier from No.9 whitethorn alteration those rumours. James Milner is ageing, Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain has struggling for minutes this season, portion Divock Origi and Takumi Minamino look apt to some depart successful hunt of much minutes. 

Tchouameni is valued astatine £36 cardinal by Transfermarkt. 

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Transfer rumours astir incomings astatine Anfield are going into overdrive up of the summer. One Barcelona wonderkid has turned down a contract, up of a sensational imaginable Reds move, Arsenal prima Gabriel Martinelli has been linked with Anfield and one youngster dubbed "better than Erling Haaland" could arrive.

The longer sagas are ticking implicit too. Liverpool are inactive apt to onshore Fulham starlet Fabio Carvalho, portion 1 study suggested that Kylian Mbappe could inactive beryllium acceptable for Anfield, aft 'radically changing his mind' implicit Real Madrid.

Recently, Trent Alexander-Arnold has been talking astir Liverpool needing Manchester City to gaffe up sooner alternatively than later. 

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Mark White

Mark White has been a unit writer connected FourFourTwo since joining successful January 2020, penning pieces for some online and the magazine. Over his clip connected the brand, helium has interviewed the likes of Aaron Ramsdale and Jack Wilshere, written pieces ranging connected subjects from Bobby Robson's play astatine Barcelona to Robinho's career, and has been to the FA Cup and League Cup finals, moving for FFT.