Liverpool have warned suitors of winger Harry Wilson that it’ll take a bid of at the very least £20m to prize him away from Merseyside on a everlasting foundation.
The 23-year-old has simply returned to Anfield after spending the 2019/20 season on loan at Bournemouth, the place he netted seven goals in 31 games.
A return to the Vitality Stadium is out of the query after Bournemouth’s relegation, but the Mirror state that Wilson wants to play first-team football next season.
Liverpool know that he won’t be starting ahead of Mohamed Salah, Sadio Mané or Roberto Firmino and are ready to let him go this summer time if a club can meet their £20m asking price. The Reds consider that Wilson nonetheless has immense potential, and are ready to stand agency on their asking price as he nonetheless has three years left on his contract.
Leeds United, Newcastle United, Crystal Palace and Southampton are all named as potential suitors of Wilson, with Leeds not too long ago reported to be contemplating a £15m bid for the previous Derby County loanee.
It is Marcelo Bielsa’s side who’re understood to be main the chase, having expressed an interest in Wilson throughout their time within the Championship, but interest from elsewhere might assist drive his price up to the determine Liverpool want.
Liverpool will hope to use that cash to reinvest in an attacker who is ready to spend time on the bench, but Mundo Deportivo even consider it could possibly be used to fund a move for Chelsea centre-back Antonio Rüdiger – in what could possibly be probably the most psychological (and unfaithful) hearsay you will see this summer time.
Back within the land of believable targets, Liverpool have been tipped to move for Bournemouth’s David Brooks or Watford’s Ismaïla Sarr – but the cost of both deal, regardless of both players struggling relegation, might show to be a problem for Jürgen Klopp, who has already warned there shall be no costly transfers this summer time.
However, if Liverpool can offload Wilson and fellow outcast Xherdan Shaqiri, it might increase sufficient cash to flip one of these rumours into reality.
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