Liverpool have been linked with a 21-year-old exciting midfielder who is only currently valued at £2m, according to the latest reports.We know Liverpool are scrambling around for signing and we expect more rumours like this to pop up with the transfer window closing next week.
It seems Jurgen Klopp may be keen to do some business after all, with the latest links seeing Liverpool reportedly interested in Celtic’s Matt O’Riley.
Considering the level of the players they have been linked to, this comes as a surprise, an outside choice for a midfield recruit.
Latest reports on O’Riley
Liverpool are considering whether or not to make a late move to sign Celtic midfielder Matt O’Riley. That’s according to ESPN, who claim that the 21-year-old has ‘caught the eye’ of teams across Europe, including Liverpool.
It’s claimed that Celtic have ‘no interest’ in letting O’Riley go. However, a bid of £15-£20m could reportedly be ‘tempting’ for the Scottish Champions.
As well as Liverpool, Arsenal, Manchester United, Newcastle United, Borussia Dortmund and Leicester City are also claimed to be weighing up a bid for O’Riley. Meanwhile, scouts from Lille and Wolfsburg are said to have been ‘impressed’ after watching him.