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Liverpool should sign Memphis Depay on a free transfer - RTK view

Liverpool are always looking for value in the transfer market. The Reds often bag a bargain in each window, most recently they pulled off a couple of clever pieces of January business. There is another opportunity out there this summer. Liverpool should sign Memphis Depay on a free transfer before Barcelona snap him up.

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Fulfilling potential

Many Kopites will remember Memphis Depay best for his difficult spell at Manchester United.

The Dutchman is now at Lyon and is really fulfilling the almighty potential which saw the Red Devils snap him up in 2015.

This season the forward has 13 goals and six assists in the league, most recently netting two to send his side top of the table.

Contract expiring, Barca circling

This summer Memphis Depay’s contract at Lyon expires.

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According to Goal, and just about everybody else out there, Barcelona are keen on snapping the forward up at the end of the season.

The Catalan club appear to be making a list of Dutch internationals they want on a free with Gini Wijnaldum also persistently linked with a switch to the Camp Nou.

Liverpool should sign Memphis Depay

Just 26-years-old and in the form of his life, Liverpool signing Memphis Depay should be a no brainer.

He is available on a free transfer and he offers everything Jürgen Klopp looks for.

He is versatile, in that he is capable of playing anywhere on the front line or behind the striker.

Depay also offers flair, unpredictability and a lethal finishing ability.

To bag such a talented player on a free should be enticing for bargain hunters FSG.

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