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Liverpool interested in £68m Benfica star Darwin Nunez as they rival Man United in transfer chase

Liverpool ‘ARE interested in £68m Benfica star Darwin Nunez’ and Jurgen Klopp’s aspect have joined Manchester United in race for deadly Uruguayan striker ‘however not at any value’

  • Darwin Nunez scored in each video games towards Liverpool in the Champions League 
  • Jurgen Klopp is an admirer of the striker and Reds are interested in him  
  • Manchester United have been concentrating on ahead however face stiff competitors 
  • Liverpool is not going to break financial institution for Nunez however are beneath strain to signal a ahead 

Liverpool ‘are interested in Benfica star Darwin Nunez’ however is not going to pay over the chances for the deadly striker. 

Manchester United are additionally eager on the Uruguayan and now face competitors from Jurgen Klopp’s aspect this summer season. 

According to the Times, Liverpool maintain a concrete curiosity in Nunez however ‘not at any value’. He is known to valued at round £68m and be leaning in the direction of groups enjoying Champions League soccer. 

Liverpool are reportedly plotting a move for Benfica striker Darwin Nunez this summer

Liverpool are reportedly plotting a transfer for Benfica striker Darwin Nunez this summer season 

Nunez scored against Liverpool in both games against the Reds in the Champions League

Nunez scored towards Liverpool in each video games towards the Reds in the Champions League

Klopp spoke about his admiration of Nunez before Liverpool played Benfica in April

Klopp spoke about his admiration of Nunez earlier than Liverpool performed Benfica in April

The 22-year-old is extensively anticipated to go away Benfica when the transfer window opens and the Portuguese aspect will hope to spark a bidding struggle for his signature.   

Nunez has been considered one of Europe’s breakout stars of this season, scoring an astonishing 34 objectives in 40 appearances. 

Liverpool perceive there’s worth to be discovered in Portugal having signed Luis Diaz from Porto in January. 

Newcastle additionally maintain an curiosity in Nunez however face an uphill battle to persuade him  that St James’ Park ought to be his subsequent vacation spot. The Magpies are additionally closing in on a transfer for £34m Hugo Ekitike, which would seem to make one other big-money striker much less possible. 

Nunez was prolific last season and is on the radar of some of Europe's top sides

Nunez was prolific final season and is on the radar of a few of Europe’s high sides 

He can be a marquee signing for Erik ten Hag’s revolution at United, however the Dutchman will probably be uneasy at Liverpool’s presence in the race to signal him.

Klopp was filled with reward for the South American when Benfica took on Liverpool in the Champions League final season and the Reds want to bolster their ahead line with Sadio Mane heading for the exit door. 

Back in April, the German joked: ‘Extremely good trying boy, huh?

‘And a good participant as properly,’ he added. ‘Really good, actually good. I knew earlier than, in fact, however he performed just about in entrance of me together with his robust battles with Ibrahima Konate.

‘He was bodily robust, fast, was calm round his end. Good, actually good. I all the time say in these conditions if he’s wholesome, it is a huge career forward of him.’

Erik ten Hag wants Nunez as part of his Manchester United revolution at Old Trafford

Erik ten Hag desires Nunez as a part of his Manchester United revolution at Old Trafford

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