Liverpool Targeting 17-goal Young Winger Dubbed “Next Xabi Alonso” Ahead of Summer Transfer Window

Liverpool are currently exploring potential transfer options as the conclusion of the current Premier League season approaches.

Among the players catching their attention are a prolific winger from the EFL Championship and a promising young midfielder often compared to Xabi Alonso.

These acquisitions could significantly bolster Liverpool’s squad for the upcoming summer transfer window.

The EFL Championship has proven to be a fruitful hunting ground for talent, with Liverpool targeting a winger known for his ability to find the back of the net. Additionally, the club are intrigued by a midfielder who has drawn comparisons to the esteemed former Liverpool player Xabi Alonso.

Both players possess qualities that could complement Liverpool’s style of play and contribute positively to the team’s performance at Anfield.

Liverpool are Targeting Leeds United’s Crysencio Summerville

According to a report from HITC, Liverpool are among the top-tier clubs eyeing a potential transfer move for Leeds United winger Crysencio Summerville.

Other notable clubs linked with the player include Arsenal, Chelsea, Tottenham, and West Ham United.

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Crysencio Summerville

Summerville is currently experiencing a remarkable season with Leeds United, showcasing his talent with impressive stats. In the 2023/24 season, he has scored 17 goals and provided eight assists in 37 appearances in the Championship.

Liverpool have shown keen interest in a player often dubbed as the ‘next Xabi Alonso’ owing to his remarkable playmaking skills.

The player in question is Assan Ouedraogo. However, Liverpool are not the only club eyeing him; Manchester United, Chelsea, and Bayern Munich are also reportedly in contention.

In an interview with GOAL, journalist James Westwood stated: “Elite midfielders always want the ball and often drop deep to get it, and [Assan] Ouedraogo is no different, which is why he has also drawn comparisons with former Liverpool and Real Madrid playmaker Xabi Alonso.

“Schalke have Ouedraogo tied to a contract through to 2027, but they could have a real fight on their hands to keep hold of their prized asset beyond the summer.

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“A move to the Premier League is likely to be a viable option for the teenage playmaker, with Manchester United, Liverpool and Chelsea all reportedly eyeing a swoop for his services, while he’s also attracting interest from Bayern Munich.”

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