According to the Sun, Manchester United and Barcelona have been involved in the recruiting battle of Timo Werner . Though ‘Liverpool’s is the top priority for the German forward.
According to ‘theathletic,’ the player has responded with a reject to ‘Manchester United’ and ‘Barcelona,’ as he is only thinking of joining the Reds at the moment.
According to British media, the ransom for Timo Werner is £ 51m. The German national team player and Liverpool will probably agree in April.
The departure of Xherdan Shaqiri and Adam Lallana from Liverpool is almost decided. This situation makes Werner’s move to the English club even more critical.
Timo Werner: “Liverpool’s Jurgen Klopp is the best coach in the world”
After the Champions League clash with Tottenham, Werner spoke with Sky Sports: “Liverpool’s Jurgen Klopp is the best coach in the world. There are many factors why it is possible for my style forward to fit well with Liverpool. But now I don’t think about it.”
After Manchester United’s wish for a transfer of Erling Haaland failed to materialize, and the Norwegian continued his career at Dortmund, for the Red Devils head coach Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s foremost target became Leipzig’s German forward. The Norwegian specialist described Werner as a team leader.
Barcelona are looking for the replacement for Luis Suarez. Though the club needs not a temporary one, but a striker who will replace the Uruguayan for several seasons.
23-years-old Timo Werner has already scored 27 goals in all competitions this season. He scored two goals in the German Cup, and four goals in the Champions League.
As for the Bundesliga, in the 23rd round, Schalke lost to Leipzig 0: 5. Werner scored the second goal. In total, the German national forward has scored 21 goals in 23 Bundesliga games this season and has made seven assists.