Expert Gary Neville confesses that he was taken by surprise when Liverpool shelved their interest in signing RB Leipzig forward Timo Werner, who might now sign up with Chelsea.
Gary Neville has actually declared that Liverpool have actually lost out on ‘making a declaration’ by withdrawing their interest in RB Leipzig forward Timo Werner
Regardless of months of speculation linking the Germany international with a switch to Anfield, it now appears that the 24- year-old will finish a move to Chelsea
Although the Merseyside giants are on the verge of winning the Premier League title, Neville feels that Jurgen Klopp has actually wasted the opportunity to get an extra edge over the club’s competitors.
Talking To Sky Sports, Neville stated: “His finalizing would have sent an amazing declaration. He is a great striker, a young one that fits the profile of a Jurgen Kloppteam It would have informed everyone else where they are at.
“But we understand the financial difficulties everybody is in. Maybe Chelsea had a better deal on the table. Or maybe Liverpool didn’t want to go to the levels they had previously agreed to.”
Werner, who has a release provision in the region of ₤54 m, has actually contributed 31 goals in all competitions this season.