Liverpool have been linked with more than a few quality playmakers in the summer transfer window. So far, the Merseysiders have lured the likes of Sadio Mane and Georginio Wijnaldum to strengthen the offense.
Reports suggest that the Reds are still interested in signing another attacker in the form of Joao Mario. Moreover, a certain Algerian international in the form of Yacine Brahimi is in the limelight as well.
As per the reports in May, Liverpool made an approach to sign the versatile playmaker who plays for Primeira Liga giants FC Porto and has got a release clause of 60 million euros in his contract (Mirror).
If reports in the media are anything to go by then the Reds can finally seal his signing this summer because the player wants to leave and Porto are willing to sell him as well (A Bola).
Last season, the 26-year-old African star featured in 44 games for the Portuguese club, scored 9 goals and also provided 10 assists.
According to Mirror, the 2004 Champions League winners are looking get around 22 million pounds from the sale of their prized asset and the Reds may make a late move to sign him.