Thursday’s Liverpool transfer roundup consisted of a confirmed new contract for a Belgian international, a goalkeeper looking for an exit and interest in a 15-year-old. Today’s edition brings you a La Liga enquiry for a Dutch superstar, Bundesliga eyes on a Reds forward and Jurgen Klopp’s transfer window admission.
According to The Mirror’s John Cross, FC Barcelona have made enquiries into to the potential signing of centre-back Virgil van Dijk. However, the 28-year-old’s representatives quickly told the Catalan club that they had no chance of bringing in the former Celtic defender.
The Daily Mail is reporting that there is foreign interest in Liverpool’s Bobby Duncan. A number of Bundesliga sides, including Borussia Dortmund, have their eyes on the 18-year-old. The forward scored in the Reds’ pre-season friendly against Tranmere Rovers on Thursday.
Jurgen Klopp has been speaking about Liverpool’s transfer activity and does not expect it to be a busy summer for the Merseyside outfit. Following his team’s first pre-season match, the German said, “The transfer market is open until August 8… We will see what we do but I don’t think it will be the biggest transfer window of all time.”