If the rumors in the media are anything to go by then Liverpool are looking at more than a few quality stars to improve their attacking midfield this summer.
This month, we have covered multiple reports linking the Reds to talented stars, who will improve their already brilliant offense.
Proven quality playmakers like Riyad Mahrez and James Rodriguez have been in the limelight. Moreover, a few youngsters are also linked in the form of Max Meyer and Marco Asensio. Our focus is on 21-year-old Real Madrid star Asensio.
According to Don Balon, Liverpool and Sevilla are the latest teams interested in signing the versatile attacking midfielder and both teams have made economic promises to the player, who can be deployed anywhere in the attacking midfield.
Los Blancos’ boss Zinedine Zidane has handed a few opportunities to Marco this season in which he has impressed big time. In 14 starts for the reigning European Champions, the former Mallorca player has netted 8 goals and provided 1 assist.
As per the provided Don Balon link, Asensio is crazy to succeed with the club but he is not satisfied with the amount of game time he is getting.
In all fairness, at the Bernabeu, the competition for starting places is very high with top quality players in every department and it will be beneficial for Marco to secure a move away from the club in the summer transfer window.
The Spanish international has a contract with Real until 2022 and according to Daily Star, he is rated around 40 million pounds ($50million).
Liverpool have to act swiftly of they are to hire his services this summer because even teams like Arsenal and Juventus are interested in signing him (Don Balon).
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