Remy Cabella

Remy Cabella

Montpellier star Remy Cabella has more commonly been linked with Newcastle, but young in age, high in potential and a versatile attacker, the Ligue 1 starlet would be a good fit for the Anfield roster.

The 23 year-old is amid a sensational campaign, that’s seen him claim ten goals and five assists in 24 league starts, and claim eight man of the match awards (awarded by He’s furthermore averaged an impressive 2 tackles, 2.7 shots, 2.4 key passes and 1.4 accurate crosses per match.

The former France U21’s favoured role is as a No.10, but he’s featured on both flanks and as a striker this season and produced decent output in all positions.

Pushing for a place in the France seniors ahead of the 2014 World Cup, Cabella comes highly-rated, and is known to have attracted the transfer attentions of Manchester United in the past.

Resultantly however, Montpellier remain incredibly reluctant to sell; President Louis Nicollin landed him with a slapstick £86million price-tag earlier in the season, in parody of Gareth Bale’s summer move to Real Madrid.

A valuation around the £12million mark seems more likely, but having lost Yohan Cabaye to PSG in January, Cabella has been lined up as an ideal replacement by the Magpies.