Liverpool must gazump Tottenham with £60m-plus bid for brilliant 22-year-old
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Liverpool should hijack Spurs' reported move for Tanguy Ndombele

Tottenham are favourites to land Tanguy Ndombele this summer, according to the Independent but Liverpool should look to hijack a move after they scouted him in May.

Liverpool sent scouts to watch Lyon beat Marseille 3-0 in May, as the Reds’ delegation watched Houssem Aouar, Memphis Depay and Ndombele, as per Meracto365.

While supporters have had a lot to say about Liverpool potentially signing Depay this summer, Ndombele should be the man they look to recruit before the start of the 2019/20 Premier League season.

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The Independent reports that Spurs are favourites to land the Frenchman as they have opened talks with Lyon over a deal that is expected to cost over £60million.

Not only can Liverpool not afford to let a rival sign such a talented midfielder but they too could do with Ndombele’s talents, with the 22-year-old adept at turning over possession and then driving at opposition defences.

Not only is he technically gifted, but the former Amiens midfielder’s frame and physical dominance would also be a boon for Klopp.

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After beating Tottenham in the final of the Champions League, Liverpool need to pip their rivals to Ndombele’s signature and much like Bayern have over the years, ensure that a rival cannot sign a player that would make a huge difference for them.

Signing a player for over £60m might not be on the cards for Liverpool this season but Ndombele will be one of the best midfielders in the world in a few years and would flourish under Klopp.

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