Due to Mohamed Salah and Sadio Mane potentially leaving for the AFCON, an attacking player is on Liverpool’s radar. Timo Werner is a cheaper option than Jadon Sancho.
Werner as the best striker of Europe
“RB Leipzig” joked that he announced that this summer Liverpool striker Timo Werner would work on the way to Tottenham. Werner has become one of Europe’s best strikers this season. Scoring 25 goals in 30 matches in all competitions for Leipzig. The German star helped Julian Nagelsmann to rise to second place in the Bundesliga standings. While also playing a pivotal role in their advancement to the Champions League knockout stages. At the end of this month, “Leipzig” should oppose Tottenham in the last 16 February. It is believed that Jose Mourinho is an ardent fan of the 23-year-old striker.
The spurs in the chase of Werner’s contract
Spur is one of the many clubs believed to be chasing Werner’s signature, but Liverpool has been touted as its most likely next destination by the German journalists. In their social media account on Wednesday morning, they published this news for their followers, which provoked a tongue in the cheek from the social networks department of Leipzig. The club issued a short response regarding Werner’s situation, which reads: “We heard that he was heading to Spurs, though.” The reporters announced in January that Chelsea was also interested in Werner. Still, he was determined to stay at the Red Bull Arena until after Euro 2020. At this point, he will make a final decision about his future. The prolific forward signed a contract with Leipzig back in August, which links him to the club until 2023.
Timo wants to win the Champions League
He, however, indicated that he would be open to joining a club capable of winning the Champions League while admitting that the Premier League was shoving his interest. “What do you say if a team comes calling, a club that is one of the favorites to win the Champions League and makes an incredible offer?” Werner admitted in the interview, which was published on February 2. I am open to everything. I was recently in America on vacation, and English football was all the time. “This is an exclamation point for the PL. But there are also big, famed clubs and it would certainly be fun to play there.” Werner will return to the Bundesliga with Leipzig on Saturday, as they play as the owner of the Werder Bremen.