Who needs De Ligt? Liverpool fans drool over Ki-Jana Hoever

Liverpool fans on Twitter have been drooling over their youth prospect Ki-Jana Hoever after the teenager played a key role in the Netherlands’ Under-17 European Championship success.

Hoever has already made his first-team debut for the Reds as a 16-year-old, coming on as an early substitute in the FA Cup third round defeat to Wolves – he certainly has a huge future ahead of him.

Chelsea fans were giving it large at Anfield on Sunday. Watch their afternoon get slowly ruined in the video below…

The now 17-year-old Dutchman played a key role in the European Championship success, setting up one of the goals against Italy in the final with a well-taken free-kick that hit the post before being tapped in.

Liverpool fans are most definitely excited by the former Ajax star’s potential, and seemingly cannot wait for him to make the step up into the first-team The fact that he can play at both right-back and at centre-back is a hugely attractive factor.

Let’s see what the Liverpool supporters on Twitter have been saying about the teenage star…