Liverpool are contemplating a summer time transfer for Norwegian midfielder Sander Berge, in accordance with Eurosport.
Berge joined Sheffield United from Genk within the January switch window of 2020 for roughly £22 million, turning into the membership’s file signing. He impressed in his early days at Bramall Lane because the Blades completed in ninth place.
Nonetheless, this season hasn’t been as profitable. The Yorkshire membership discover themselves rooted to the underside of the Premier League desk, 14 factors from security with simply 9 video games remaining.
Berge has missed many of the season with a hamstring damage, suffered early within the residence defeat in opposition to Manchester United.
Within the extremely doubtless occasion that the Blades are relegated, the 23-year-old can have no lack of choices ought to he want to depart. Liverpool are one other of the golf equipment desirous about him.
Very similar to Sheffield United, Liverpool are one other facet who’ve suffered a drop off from final season. Having cruised to the title in 2019/20, the Reds have plummeted down the desk to sixth – 25 factors off Manchester Metropolis in first.
A collection of accidents has price Jurgen Klopp’s males this time period, with Virgil van Dijk, Joe Gomez and Jordan Henderson amongst the gamers absent for giant components of the season.
In consequence, further squad depth could also be wanted in the event that they intend to reignite their title hopes subsequent season.
A brand new man in midfield can be vital if Dutch midfielder Georginio Wijnaldum departs. The 30-year-old is out of contract in the summertime and has been closely linked with a transfer to Barcelona to reunite with former nationwide workforce boss Ronald Koeman.
For the rest of the season, Liverpool can be centered on preventing for a top-four spot, in addition to difficult for the Champions League.
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