‘He looks like Georginio Wijnaldum’ – John Barnes urges LFC to bring in ready-made replacement for Dutchman


John Barnes has suggested his former facet to go for Yves Bissouma in the summertime window as a possible Gini Wijnaldum substitute.

The Brighton star has been beforehand linked with a swap to Liverpool, with comparisons made between the Malian’s fashion of play and the Reds’ No.5’s.

“Yves Bissouma has the flexibility to play at a crew like Liverpool,” the previous Purple advised Bonus Code Bets (by way of the Each day Mail).

“He may fill what Jurgen Klopp desires from the three midfield gamers.

“He’s sturdy defensively, he works arduous, he performs the ball shortly and once in a while when he must dribble, as a lot as we don’t talk about Brighton, you realize he can do it, as a result of he has [in the past].

“Of all of the gamers enjoying in England, that would match the template of Liverpool’s midfield three, he’s one among them.

“He appears to be like like Georginio Wijnaldum, though he doesn’t assault as a lot as ‘Gini’ [Wijnaldum], as a result of Brighton performs a unique fashion of soccer, when Bissouma desires to he can. He’s 24 and younger, he could be an ideal match.”

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The 24-year-old has attracted a substantial amount of curiosity this time period, with our recruitment crew little question contemplating the midfielder, as Wijnaldum wanting more and more prone to name time on his Anfield profession.

Discovering an acceptable substitute, after all, is not going to be a easy job for numerous causes, not least of all of the 30-year-old’s resilience, with Gini having performed in all however two video games for us this season.

Descriptions of Bissouma from these near Brighton counsel we’d be probably gaining a extra forward-minded participant than the Dutch worldwide, although it’s not out of the realm of risk for Jurgen Klopp to educate him within the position.

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