Jose Enrique leaks Liverpool's first summer time switch for Bayern star
LIVERPOOL have already accomplished their first signing of the summer time… in keeping with their former participant Jose Enrique.
The Reds are desirous to bolster their midfield after enduring a tough marketing campaign this time round.
Thiago Alcantara and Arthur Melo have missed loads of time with accidents, whereas Stefan Bajcetic has now been dominated out for the season.
Liverpool have been linked with a shocking swoop for England star Jude Bellingham.
However in keeping with Enrique, they’ve already sealed a transfer for one more midfield wonderkid.
Showing on a dwell stream, the Spaniard was requested about Bayern Munich teen Ryan Gravenberch.
He mentioned: “This player is ours, amigo… He said ‘yeah’.”
Enrique, 37, then elaborated: “It’s the identical agent as me, workforce Raiola.
“We had a meeting not long ago in London, this is our player.”
His co-host then interrupted him, warning: “Be careful, you’re on live!”
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Gravenberch burst on to the scene with Ajax earlier than making the change to Bayern final summer time for a charge rising to round £20million.
He has struggled to make an impression at Allianz Enviornment, nonetheless, beginning simply ONE Bundesliga match this season.
Regardless of his lack of motion, Bayern boss Julian Nagelsmann backed Gravenberch to grow to be one of many world’s finest midfielders.
He advised Sky Germany in October: “I had an excellent dialog with Ryan this week.
I’ve advised him that he’s going to be probably the greatest midfielders on the planet someday
“I’ve advised him once more clearly what the distinction is from his position final 12 months, when he all the time performed from the beginning.
“It isn’t fairly really easy for a younger participant to return in at 20 and solely come on for 20 minutes. It is only a complete totally different method.
“He’s in fact unhappy that he does not play a lot, however not annoyed or indignant in any respect. He is an awesome man, who will proceed his growth.
“I’ve advised him that he’s going to be probably the greatest midfielders on the planet someday, and I am dedicated to that.
“He just has to adjust a few things, and he will do that.”