Liverpool in the battle to sign 19-year-old Portuguese attacker
Reds in the battle to sign Benfica starlet Joao Felix and prepare to make an offer in July when the transfer window opens again. Liverpool have problems in the front-line as Adam Lallana is in terrible form, Dominic Solanke moved to Bournemouth, Mohamed Salah and Sadio Mane linked with several clubs and they need back-up.
Portugal international is the perfect choice in this situation as he has an impressive campaign and paid attention. German manager ready to spend big money on the footballer during the summer transfer window. Man City, Man United, Juventus, Chelsea and Real Madrid are also keen to sign him, and there will be a contest for the player.
Joao is a product of the Portuguese club youth academy and spent his current career with them. He is one of the best forwards in Liga NOS and a key figure for the club. In this season, Felix already played 41 matches, scored 18 goals and made 11 assists in all competition.
It is an excellent consequence, and he can improve his results with high-class partners. Portuguese starlet has contracted with the Eagles until 2023, and his release clause is nearly €100m. His price could become much more during this campaign.
The 19-year-old attacker also named in the national team squad for the international break which is already a significant achievement for the player. Merseyside club will do everything to add him this July, but it will be difficult as Citizens, Red Devils, Bianconeri, Blues and Los Blancos also planning to make a bid during the transfer window.