Marcelo Bielsa has endorsed Liverpool target Yves Bissouma, having coached an all-purpose Brighton midfielder throughout his time on the helm at Lille.
The Malian midfielder is among the best in his place and has loved one other robust season for the Gulls. Nevertheless, with solely two years left on his deal, it seems set to be sold this summer season, amid allegations that he has not signed an extension.
The Athletic claims that the Gulls is not going to do enterprise for the all-rounder midfielder until they settle for an offer they can not refuse. There are rumors that any membership looking for to sign the 24-year-old player should pay greater than £ 40million, with Brighton proprietor Tony Bloom under any strain to promote.
The Reds are anticipated to be available in the market for a new central midfielder, with Georginio Wijnaldum tipped to move forward.
The Dutchman stays related to Barcelona, although Inter Milan can also be nonetheless working.
Bissouma has been labeled as the right substitute for midfielder Jurgen Klopp. The former Lille star is understood for his lungwashing demonstrations and suits well with Klopp’s fashion of play.
The report added that Klopp regarded Bissouma as the right accomplice for Fabinho in Liverpool’s engine room. What meaning for sprinter Jordan Henderson stays to be seen, though the England star is perhaps thought-about a greater mid-back possibility going forward.
And the player’s skills have additionally been absolutely evaluated by Bielsa. The Leeds boss said: “He was a great player for me and has since been confirmed.
“It is not the identical as having potential and displaying it. After I bought a chance to work with him he had lots of assets. And right here, for Brighton, he is completely proven them. He has gained recognition for his skills and assets. ”
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Bissouma tempts Liverpool rumors
Bissouma, in the meantime, has appeared to dispel hints that he is perhaps sure by Anfield this summer season.
He insists that his sole focus stays on Brighton and guaranteeing that Graham Potter’s side safe their Premier League standing.
Subsequent up is a recreation against Bielsa’s Leeds on Saturday.
“I haven’t got a lot to say about that as a result of I am in Brighton for the moment,” Bissouma instructed The Argus.
“I think about myself a Brighton player, so crucial factor proper now, as I said, is to stay up.
“We’ll try to stay up, and God willing, let’s examine how issues go subsequent season.”
Though Bissouma is one in all their principal targets, Liverpool additionally has different choices to contemplate.
Borussia Monchengladbach’s Florian Neuhaus, Sheffield United’s Sander Berge and Lyon’s Houssem Aouar have additionally been touted as Wijnaldum replacements.
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