Liverpool have actually become surprise prospects to sign Chelsea winger Willian on a totally free transfer, a report from Sport (h/t Sport Witness) claims.
Willian has actually been with the Blues for the past six-and-a-half years however there are doubts whether he would remain with the west London side beyond the existing campaign.
The Brazilian’s contract with the Blues ends on June 30 however he has actually currently mentioned that he would stay faithful to the club till the season, which has actually been postponed by the coronavirus pandemic, is finished.
The likes of Tottenham Hotspur and Newcastle United have actually been credited with an interest in signing the 31- year-old winger however it is now reported that Jurgen Klopp’s side have actually gotten in the player’s pursuit.
The Merseyside giants are undoubtedly on the lookout for innovative players to boost their assaulting depth and it is recommended that Willian has actually been used ‘very favourable conditions’.
Willian is comprehended to require a three-year contract beyond the existing campaign and the proposition has actually currently been declined by Chelsea, who hesitate to offer him more than 2 seasons.
Remaining In the Premier League will absolutely stay a top priority for Willian this summer however it is left to be seen whether he would be content with a back- up role at Anfield.
Klopp has Mohamed Salah and Sadio Hair as the indisputable broad assaulting players in his setup and the Brazilian might have a hard time to command a starting role ahead of the duo.
Willian will turn 32 by the start of next season however he continues to stay a quality entertainer in the top-flight and has actually shown up with a couple of standout efficiencies for the Blues this season.
Blues manager Frank Lampard has actually chosen the ₤120,000- a-week attacker regularly in the starting XI this term. The former Shakhtar Donetsk man has actually bagged 7 goals and 6 assists from 37 appearances in all competitions.
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