Liverpool considering move for 22-year-old African forward

Watford reportedly have no desire to cash in on Ismaila Sarr for anything below £40m after their relegation to the Championship.

Despite only being one year into a long-term deal at Vicarage Road, the 22-year-old forward is on the market following to the Hornets relegation from the Premier League.

With Jurgen Klopp keen to add a quality backup for his front three, the Senegalese International forward has emerged as a potential transfer target.

However, according to The Mirror, the Hornets are willing to keep hold of Sarr for their first campaign back in the Championship.

Targeting an instant return to the top-tier, club officials allegedly see value in retaining the player’s signature unless an interested club meet their price tag.

Sarr has managed to found back of the net six times and provided six assists during his first 12 months in the Premier League last season.

Liverpool are not the only team for the Premier League that expressed interest interest in his services as the Merseyside Reds arch-rivals Manchester United could be tempted to lure him at Old Trafford as an alternative to Jadon Sancho.

Dormtund forward has been Man Utd’s top transfer target, however, German giants refusing to lower £108m.asking price for their star player.