Germany and RB Leipzig attacker Timo Werner has turned down a move to Spanish giants Real Madrid in favour of a switch to Liverpool under compatriot Jurgen Klopp – that is, according to
Timo Werner: Has scored at least four more goals (32) than any other player under the age of 23 in Europe’s top five leagues since the start of last season. pic.twitter.com/A3acNETR8I
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Werner has been heavily linked with a Bundesliga exit this season, with several top European clubs understood to be interested in getting him on their books. And the 22-year-old has recorded 18 goals and five assists for Leipzig so far this season, making him one of the hottest young prospects on the continent.
Don Balon are also claiming that the Merseyside Reds have fronted up an offer of
Naby Keita is already poised to join the Reds at the end of the season and a deal has been signed. But perhaps bringing Werner in could make Liverpool a top contender for the title next term.