Liverpool had been left considerably unimpressed by Juventus’ reported supply of £19.5m for Bobby Firmino this summer season.
This replace comes courtesy of Italian outlet Tutto Juve (by way of Sport Witness), which means that the Italian giants might elevate their supply with a view to higher tempt the Reds right into a deal.
The Brazilian’s contract is about to run out subsequent yr with it remaining unclear as as to if the membership has any intention of extending the No.9’s keep at Anfield.
In mild of Jurgen Klopp’s assertion in defence of the striker with the German claiming that the 30-year-old is ‘again, 100 per cent’, describing the participant as ‘world-class’.
The early indicators from pre-season would seem to concur with the previous Borussia Dortmund tactician’s ideas on the matter, as Firmino has impressed.
As such, it’s laborious to see the membership sanctioning the sale of the previous Hoffenheim hitman for such a meagre charge – particularly not with out ample cowl accessible in the marketplace.
It’s price noting that we do possess ample cowl within the type of Darwin Nunez and Diogo Jota, although the latter’s damage will little doubt present some concern of there being restricted depth within the place in query.