Journalist Fabrizio Romano has revealed that Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp will consider signing a midfielder if an opportunity arises in the market.
However, Klopp will attempt to sign a midfielder in the near future if he can attract the right type of player.
“I believe that Sporting Lisbon’s Matheus Nunes is a very interesting player who could be a good fit for this team, but we need to see the amount that the club will be prepared to invest.”
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Anfield Watch Verdict
Both Henderson and Thiago are in their 30s. So, Liverpool will have to invest in their midfield some time soon.
Nunes would be a decent signing. The midfielder has scored seven goals and registered nine assists in 100 appearances for Sporting Lisbon.
Nunes also averaged a WhoScored player rating of 7.08 across 33 league appearances last season. The aforementioned figures highlight that the Portugal international is a talented player.
Nunes is only 23 years of age, which means that he is far from the finished article. Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp has a superb track record of developing young players.
But, only time will tell if Liverpool are to make a move for the midfielder.