Liverpool cool interest in Lemar, fans react

Thomas Lemar has been one of the names heavily linked with a move to Liverpool, but it seems that the club’s transfer plans have changed.

According to the Liverpool Echo, the Merseyside outfit have switched attention from the Frenchman to other targets deemed more suitable for Jurgen Klopp’s team.

All eyes will be on the Premier League club during the summer transfer window as they look to find a replacement for Philippe Coutinho.

After initially digging their heels in, Liverpool eventually succumbed to Barcelona’s persistence and the Brazilian finalised a move to the Camp Nou in January.

Coutinho was a talismanic figure at Anfield, so finding a player to take his place in the team will be a tough call.

With Lemar now seemingly out of the picture, attention has turned to who the Reds will swoop for.

In reaction to the news regarding Liverpool’s pursuit of the Frenchman, some fans have been left disappointed, while others think the club are closing in on Real Madrid’s Isco or Borussia Dortmund attacker Christian Pulisic.

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