Samuel Chukwueze, Super Eagles Star, Emerges As Target For Liverpool Boss Klopp
Current Premier League leaders Liverpool are reportedly interested in signing Nigeria international Samuel Chukwueze as a replacement for Mohamed Salah.
There have been talks over the future of Mohamed Salah at Liverpool with reports linking him with a big move to Spanish giants Real Madrid.
Samuel Chukwueze has so far this year been impressive for club and country with his performances at the 2019 African Cup of Nations saluted by fans.
According to the latest report by Don Balon, Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp is an admirer of Samuel Chukwueze and feels he will be a worthy replacement for Salah if he decides to leave.
Samuel chukwueze is a low key goat 🤸🏻♀️🤸🏻♀️🤸🏻♀️ pic.twitter.com/XHbBrYjYNZ
— black eagle (ASA✌🇳🇬) (@_asaunlimited) October 30, 2019
The report added that Liverpool are ready to pay massive sum of £86 million to bring Samuel to Anfield, but that will be after selling Mohamed Salah. Meanwhile, Liverpool will face competition from other clubs in Europe who are also monitoring the progress of Samuel Chukwueze.
Earlier, it was reported how Samuel Chukwueze reportedly agreed a new four year deal that will keep him at Villarreal until the summer of 2023.
According to Spanish news media outlet AS, the contract will have €100 million as release clause in its first two years and €80m in the final two years.