Sport

Liverpool "willing to pay up to €70m" for Aubameyang

Liverpool

Reports in France today claim the Reds are willing to meet the Bundesliga side's £61m asking price for the Dortmund striker.

The Gabon forward, 27, has been chased by Paris Saint-Germain, Manchester City, Chelsea and Manchester United to name a few this summer.

With stellar numbers like that, he'll obviously command a massive amount in the summer transfer market, and Liverpool Football Club seem keen on buying.

The 55-cap global has been at Dortmund - who recently lost boss Thomas Tuchel - since 2013, playing 189 times for the German side, scoring 120 times.

Aubameyang scored 40 goals in all competitions last season and landing him would represent a significant statement of intent from the grand old club that's so very desperate to add more modern silverware to their bursting coffers.

Jurgen Klopp is an obvious admirer of the Gabon global having signed him from Saint Etienne for Dortmund in 2013 and will have undoubtedly enquired about his former player at one point since his arrival on Merseyside.

Whether or not he's able to take him to Anfield remains to be seen though, but as Liverpool prepare to return to the Champions League, they will continue to be linked with the top names around Europe as they hope to significantly strengthen the squad ahead of next season.

Meanwhile Liverpool remain hopeful of securing a deal for Mohamed Salah with negotiations for the Roma winger set to continue into early next week.



Like this

loading...
loading...

Latest


19 Июня 2017
Taylor Swift Returns to Spotify as Katy Perry Releases 'Witness'
However, according to a new statement on Twitter , her music has returned as a "thank you" to fans... Of course, Taylor did end up partnering with Apple Music, exclusively hosting 1989 on the service.

19 Июня 2017
United Kingdom royals honor London tower fire victims as anger boils over
The latest figure included the previously released number of 30 deaths in the catastrophe in North Kensington early Wednesday. Dozens of demonstrators surged towards the entrance and there were scuffles outside as organisers appealed for calm.

19 Июня 2017
People Are Convinced The Celtics Are About To Trade For Jimmy Butler
Fultz's shooting ability will allow him to play next to Simmons, and he's also going to be a strong shot creator in his own right. Yet, there is a strong argument as to why they shouldn't trade the prized pick in exchange for a ready-made star this offseason.

19 Июня 2017
Paul Ryan Stands Behind Special Counsel Robert Mueller
Dismissing the prospect of Mueller being fired as rumor, Ryan added that his "best advice" would be to let him do his job. This article has been update to include a comment from Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein .

19 Июня 2017
Seven arrests made at 'March Against Sharia'
After some of the NY counterprotesters crossed a street and approached the rally, officers stood between the groups. Burns lives in the Kansas City metro and is a member of ACT for America , and he says he isn't taking any chances.

19 Июня 2017
Afghan officials: a foreign citizen kidnapped in Kabul
According to a senior government official, the man was abducted from outside his house in PD3 in Karte Char area early Sunday. This comes as two foreign nationals working for the American University were kidnapped in a similar attack a year ago .

19 Июня 2017
Infantino: Not time to think about future of Confed Cup
The Confederations Cup Group A match between Portugal and Mexico will kick off at 6:00pm local time, 8:30pm IST and 11:00am EST. Defender Miguel Layun and midfielder Hector Herrera play for FC Porto, while forward Raul Jimenez plays for Benfica.

19 Июня 2017
Thomas sets US Open record, sits one stroke back of lead
The stats prove him right. "I'm not sure if it was the trousers ", Thomas said. "Yeah, it was a bit of a roller coaster". He missed the cut at last year's PGA and withdrew from this year's Masters after falling down a staircase.

19 Июня 2017
Theresa May takes cover from crowds on Grenfell Tower visit
Around 70 people are missing, according to Britain's Press Association, and identification of the victims is proving very hard . Theresa May's most senior minister has said critics of her handling of the Grenfell Tower tragedy are being "terribly unfair".

19 Июня 2017
Mexico snatch draw with Portugal in Confederations Cup
When Ronaldo's volley thumped the crossbar, Nani pounced on the rebound, but the video ref spotted that four players were offside. Portugal and Mexico met for a Confederations Cup match on Sunday in Kazan . "We are calm and thinking about the next game".