Liverpool are going to sign a midfielder this summer. Gini Wijnaldum is on his way out and he’ll need replacing as a matter of urgency. According to reports in Belgium, Liverpool are considering Youri Tielemans as a Wijnaldum replacement; Kopites are buzzing about the news.
Youri Tielemans history
Belgian midfielder Youri Tielemans began his career at Anderlecht.
The Red Devil made his senior debut for Anderlecht at just 16-years-old, making him the fourth youngest player in the club’s history.
In October 2013 he became the youngest Belgian to play in the Champions League.
His growing reputation earned him a move to Monaco in 2017.
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After a difficult spell in Ligue 1 the youngster joined Leicester City on loan in January 2019, the move was made a permanent one in the summer with the Foxes forking out £32m.
He’s been growing in stature every year at the King Power, recently he capped off a fine season with a superlative winning goal in the FA Cup final.
Liverpool linked with Youri Tielemans
This summer the Reds need to sign a replacement for Gini Wijnaldum.
According to Het Nieuwsblad in Belgium, Liverpool have put Youri Tielemans on the list of potential successors.
The Belgian is thought to be a suitable candidate for the role, we can’t help but agree.
He is the perfect age to take up the mantle and he has proven Premier League experience.
However, the Foxes are unlikely to let him go cheap given his importance to the side.
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Fans are excited about the Reds’ reported interest.