Liverpool favourites for Napoli midfielder Fabian Ruiz
Liverpool have jumped ahead of Real Madrid and Barcelona to the signing of Napoli midfielder Fabian Ruiz, according to the Daily Express.
According to the report, Liverpool is looking to bolster its midfield with Ruiz one of the pieces that has been eyed for by Jurgen Klopp.
The 23-year-old moved to Naples in 2018 for €30 million after a good season with Real Betis with the attacking midfielder being part of the Spanish under 21 winners of the EURO and has broken into the national side.
The Reds have been bolstered with news that according to his agent, Alvaro Torres the Spanish international have shelved contract talks and is looking to discuss his future with important clubs.
“There have been many changes in the club this season, it’s been a difficult year for Napoli,” Torres said.
“A renewal? We have set aside negotiations for a while, until the end of the season.
“There are very important clubs that have asked for information, and we have already informed Napoli. There is no release clause in his current contract. I really don’t know what Ruiz’s value is at present.”