Nabil Fekir is on Liverpool’s radar. (Getty Images)Jurgen Klopp has indicated that Liverpool are ready to make their move for Nabil Fekir after insisting his side need ‘more quality’ and are looking to replace Philippe Coutinho.
Liverpool’s midfield will already be bolstered by the arrival of Naby Keita from RB Leipzig this summer, but the Champions League finalists are still in the market for further reinforcements.
Reports in France claim that Liverpool are in the driving seat to sign Fekir and are prepared to pay £60 million for the Lyon midfielder.
And Klopp has suggested that he is looking to sign a replacement for Coutinho as he wants an attacking midfielder to support his trio of Mohamed Salah, Sadio Mane and Roberto Firmino.
‘We need more quality,’ Klopp said in an interview with the Daily Mirror.
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‘What do we do? We brought in Naby Keita already, an outstanding player.
‘We will bring in a couple more players, that will happen.
NABIL FEKIR 2017-18 STATS
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‘We played without Adam Lallana and half a season without Philippe Coutinho. Two of the best players in whole Premier League.
‘They didn’t play on the pitch for us.
‘Can you imagine Phil Coutinho still in the team? And we play with the three up front and Phil at No.8, that would have been nice.’
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