Liverpool started talks with 21-year-old Netherlands international

Liverpool interested to sign Ajax youngster Frenkie de Jong during the winter transfer window. Barcelona and Tottenham also keen to sign him and there will be a real battle for the player. The Netherlands international had a great season in Eredivisie and appeared on big clubs radar. Reds need a new high-class midfielder to replace Jame Milner who planning to leave the Merseyside club next summer.

Frenkie spent his years of youth in Willem 2 and then joined Ajax in 2015. He became a top-class player and unchanged figure for starting line-up. Last season de Jong played 16 games and made 7 assists in all competition. This is an impressive result and he can improve his consequences in this campaign. The Dutch midfielder is contracted with the club until 2022 and his release clause is around €10m. His price could increase during this season.

Reds will try to sign him in this winter or they wait for summer transfer window. Jurgen Klopp keens to add talented youngster who can achieve huge success with the Merseyside club. The 21-year-old also named in Netherlands squad for UEFA Nations League game and played against France. This is already a big success for the footballer.