Liverpool are building the title winning side of tomorrow at the academy. The Reds have been steadily stacking the youth ranks with wonderkids in recent seasons and they may have bagged another. According to the Daily Record, Liverpool have taken Ethan Laidlaw on trial from Hibs.
There is plenty to be excited about at the academy.
Liverpool have been recruiting some of the brightest youngsters in the world in recent seasons.
Marcelo Pitaluga was signed from Brazilian outfit Fluminense last summer to become heir to Alisson Becker.
The window also saw the ‘Polish Messi’ Mateusz Musialowski arrive from SMS Lodz.
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Meanwhile Germany youth captain Melkamu Frauendorf was recruited from Hoffenheim.
This season also saw recent academy signings Harvey Elliott and Sepp van den Berg shine on loan in the Championship.
Liverpool take on Ethan Laidlaw
This week has seen the Reds move for another hot prospect.
According to the Daily Record, Liverpool have taken Ethan Laidlaw on trial.
The 16-year-old striker signed his first professional deal in February and is thought to be of interest to Manchester United and Chelsea.
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This could be exciting news.
We can’t pretend that we know a great deal about the young lad but outlets in Scotland are describing him as one of Hibs’ best academy products in years.
Should Liverpool sign Ethan Laidlaw ahead of rivals Manchester United and Chelsea then we could come to look at this as important move in the years to come.