Liverpool plotting move for the Bundesliga’s top goalscorer

first_imgLiverpool manager Jurgen Klopp is keen on signing Bundesliga top goalscorer Luka Jovic, according to reports in Germany.However, the Reds are not the only club interested in the 20-year-old Serbia international, with two of Europe’s elite also said to be keen. 2 2 getty Barca scouts were said to be in attendance for Serbia’s 2-1 victory over Montenegro last week to watch Jovic in action, although he only entered the pitch in the 83nd minute as a replacement for Fulham’s Aleksandar Mitrovic.Jovic is considered one of the brightest talents in Europe, and was picked by UEFA for their list of 50 young players to watch this season.center_img Jovic has turned heads this season with nine goals and two assists on loan at high-flying Frankfurt, who currently sit fourth in the table, ahead of fifth-placed Bayern on goal difference.Last season’s German Cup winners, beating Bayern in the final, boast two of the most prolific strikers in the league this season in Frenchman Sebastien Haller [eight goals, five assists] and Jovic – currently on loan from Benfica.And the 20-year-old Serb’s form in front of goal has reportedly attracted the attention of Liverpool’s German boss Klopp.The Reds manager is keen to bring in more competition for top striker Roberto Firmino and sees Jovic as an ideal player to bring to Anfield.However, according to Bild, the Premier League side are not the only club joining to queue, with both Barcelona and Bayern Munich also said to be keen on the Benfica starlet. Luka Jovic is the top scorer in Germany Jovic in action for national side Serbia last_img

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *