Liverpool reportedly in talks with De Ligt

Reports suggest that Liverpool have entered the race to acquire the signature of Ajax captain Matthijs de Ligt.

The 19-year-old has established himslef as one of Europe’s most coveted youngsters and played his part nicely in Ajax’ run to the semi-finals of the 2018/19 UEFA Champions League.

According to Spanish football journalist Guillem Balague, the Reds have been in talks with De Ligt as they consider making a move for the Dutch international.


The 19-year-old is widely expected to call it time at Ajax this summer and will definitely be the subject of major bids from Europe’s elite clubs this summer.

The player has also emerged as a transfer target for Barcelona according to reports in Spain. The Catalan giants are expected to return for De Ligt after making a previous move for teammate Frenkie De Jong.

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