Liverpool are apparently already hard at work assembling their squad for next season. The Reds have been disappointing this term but a thinly stretched squad is to blame, action is needed and action is being taken. Liverpool have been linked with a swoop for Marcel Sabitzer on the same day news has broken that they’re closing in on Ibrahima Konate; Kopites have reacted to the rumours of a move for the midfielder.
Liverpool close in on Konate
The Reds back line has been a cursed place to be this season.
The club seem to already be working on sorting the issue out for next season.
According to The Athletic, Liverpool are closing in on signing Ibrahima Konate from RB Leipzig.
The Reds are reportedly set to trigger the defender’s £34m release clause.
This report describes the imminent move as the first major Premier League transfer of the summer.
Liverpool want Marcel Sabitzer
Today has been full of Liverpool transfer news.
Not only have we learned of the club closing in on Konate but Liverpool are also reportedly chasing Marcel Sabitzer.
Bild has claimed that the Austrian wants to leave RB Leipzig in the summer as he enters the final year of his contract.
The outlet has claimed Liverpool are keen on Marcel Sabitzer but face competition from Spurs and Man United.
The 27-year-old would likely be a direct replacement for Gini Wijnaldum who seems set to leave at the end of his contract.
Twitter on Leipzig raid
Some fans believe that RB Leipzig may be replacing a Premier League side in Michael Edwards’ eyes.
The Sabitzer report has fans excited.