Liverpool are reportedly interested in signing RB Leipzig attacking midfielder Dani Olmo.
The Reds are being billed as the ‘main competitor’ to Barcelona for the signature of the 23-year-old.
Olmo has gained a burgeoning reputation across the continent with his performances for club and country over the last 18 months.
The report claims that Jurgen Klopp wants to bring the 18-cap Spain ace to Merseyside ‘no matter what’ and the club are readying an ‘almost irresistible contract’ offer.
Olmo – who was hailed as ‘outstanding’ by Julian Nagelsmann – missed much of the early season due to a muscle injury has only recently returned to the fold in Germany.
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Valued at £45million and under contract until 2024 (Transfermarkt), signing the versatile Spaniard for the mooted £42million asking price would represent exceptional value for money.
Liverpool under Klopp have developed a penchant for improving players into stars and the versatile ace is another who would appear to have all the makings of a top player in waiting.