The Reds have been heavily linked with the Spaniard in recent weeks as Jurgen Klopp searches for a suitable Gini Wijnaldum replacement.
As many reports in Spain continue to link the 26-year-old with a switch to Anfield, the move could be edging closer.
Twitter: Saul Niguez to Liverpool https://t.co/l9vEpDT3uN (@terryflewers)
Flewers also went one step further in the assessment of where the deal currently stands.
Twitter: Saul Niguez to Liverpool ADVANCED
Liverpool hold further talks with Niguez over personal terms!
Fee with Atle… https://t.co/upDGS6QdCH (@terryflewers)
Despite making 33 outings in a La Liga title-winning campaign in 2020/21, Saul is believed to be free to leave the Wanda Metropolitano this summer.
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Set to enter a prime age for a midfielder and already with a plethora of top-level experience, Klopp would likely be delighted to land the versatile ace.
Previously the Spaniard has spoken of his admiration for Klopp’s side, exclaiming the ability to ‘press like animals’, perhaps a year spent with ex-Anfield favourite Luis Suarez has further convinced Saul that Liverpool is the club for him.