Liverpool set to face Chelsea, Leipzig striker

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the UFABET reports that Liverpool are interested in RB Leipzig forward Christopher Nkunku. Despite reports that Premier League rivals Chelsea have been link with the club . They are close to signing the players anyway.

The 24-year-old made his debut in the Bundesliga last season, making 52 appearances for the club and scoring 35 goals, including leading the team to the DFB-Pokal title, their first honor in the Bundesliga. The history of the club and finished 4th, winning the UEFA Champions League quota successfully.

In addition, Nkunku also received the Player of the Year award in the Beer City League. And has been call up to the France squad eight times this year. While he is also in contention to be name one of Didier Deschamps’ 26-man squad for the 2022 World Cup in Qatar.

Previous reports indicate Chelsea are moving forward in a deal to sign the Frenchman next summer. They will have to pay a release clause of 53 million pounds. Or about 60 million euros, which is a new clause. After the contract was renewed until 2026 last summer.

However, Liverpool are also watching Nkunku’s situation as they are ready to make an offer for the player immediately if a transfer to Stamford Bridge is unsuccessful.

The report also revealed that the Reds had sent a team of scouts to watch Leipzig ‘s form in their away clash with Celtic in the UEFA Champions League. mid week Which despite beating the hosts by 20, the 24-year-old was unable to score goals and provide assists.