Latest Liverpool January transfer news as Newsnow Liverpool brings you the list of young attackers that have been linked with the Reds ahead of 2024.
What’s the Latest Liverpool January Transfer News?
As the January transfer window approaches, several reports have connected Liverpool with several young attackers, among them is the promising talent Maximilian Beier from Hoffenheim.
Although the transfer window officially opens on January 1, there has been no official announcement indicating Liverpool’s plan to make any signings at this time.
Despite the lack of confirmation, speculation continues to swirl around potential future moves for the club. Reports from Italy and Germany suggest that Liverpool are actively in search of an attacker to strengthen their squad.
Liverpool January Transfer Targets
SportBILD, in particular, has identified Hoffenheim’s Maximilian Beier as one of the players on Liverpool’s radar, who Alexander Rosen, their sporting director has lauded as one of the “absolute shooting stars” of the season.
The 21-year-old forward, who boasts six goals and four assists in 15 appearances this season, is poised for a summer departure to address financial considerations.
Liverpool have included him in their potential transfers, and Beier is available for €30 million (£25.7m) due to a release clause embedded in his contract.
According to reports from CalcioMercato, Liverpool’s sporting director, Jorg Schmadtke, has proposed Juventus’ attacking midfielder Kenan Yildiz as a viable option for Jurgen Klopp.
Yildiz, who spent a decade in the Bayern Munich academy before joining Juventus in 2022, continues to attract Schmadtke’s attention, as per the latest developments.
La Gazzetta dello Sport has validated details regarding Liverpool’s interest, alongside Arsenal, Dortmund, and RB Leipzig. They propose that Juventus might consider an offer of €30m (£25.7m) due to “budgetary needs.”
Though born in Germany, the 18-year-old player is dedicated to representing Turkey. Despite making five appearances for Juventus’ first team, he has yet to secure a goal or assist.
Meanwhile, il BiancoNero has put forward the name of Scottish international Lewis Ferguson, currently playing in Serie A with Bologna, as another potential target for Liverpool.
Ferguson, aged 24, has contributed three goals and four assists across 15 matches in the current season, showcasing his skills as an attacking midfielder. Additionally, he has earned 10 caps in different positions while representing Scotland.
Reports suggest that Juventus are expressing interest, and Lazio is actively pursuing a move in January, aiming to outpace other potential suitors.
The extent of Anfield’s interest in Beier, Yildiz, or Ferguson is uncertain at this point. Nonetheless, these names are noteworthy and warrant attention in the forthcoming weeks and months.
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