Liverpool weighing up 20m move for Schalke starlet
After Christian Pulisic sealing his move from Borussia Dortmund to Chelsea, Weston McKennie may presumably be the second United States teenager to commerce the Bundesliga for the Premier League.
Based mostly on the renowned British journalist, Mike McGrath, Liverpool take into consideration making a 20m provide for Schalke 04 midfielder, each this winter or within the summertime.
Although Jurgen Klopp has a lot of the best Premier League midfielders at his disposal, the German tactician is keen on reinforcing his roster, as a result of the Reds fight Manchester Metropolis for the Premier League title.
With Adam Lallana heading for the Anfield exit door, Klopp needs to confirm his squad stays aggressive for the upcoming challenges in England and Europe.
Mike McGrath, the journalist who had the first scoop of Zack Steffen to Manchester Metropolis 2 weeks sooner than anyone else, is reporting that Liverpool are looking at bidding 20 million for 20-year-old USMNT and Schalke midfielder Weston McKennie. https://t.co/4wK8zNcwQk
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Extensively thought of one of many essential promising youthful lads inside the German excessive tier, McKennie has registered 19 top-flight appearances for the Miners, scoring two targets inside the course of.
With Schalke underperforming for the overwhelming majority of the season, the 20-year-old has not been able to fulfill his potential however.
Nonetheless, Klopp’s affection for proficient youngsters would possibly see the deal going by irrespective of McKennie’s struggling on the Veltins-Enviornment.