Liverpool set to make approach for Serie B in-demand playmaker
Liverpool and Real Madrid are allegedly monitoring the Seire B side Parma youngster Adrian Bernabe.
The 20-year-old midfielder spent four years with the La Liga giants Barcelona before sealing the move to Manchester City, and he made five senior team appearances for the club before being released at the end of last term.
He has since signed with the Italian outfit, although the Spaniard is yet to represent the Ennio Tardini Stadium outfit, as he’s still recovering from injury.
According to a report from Bernabeu Digital, the Reds and Los Blancos are two sides to have ‘shown interest’ in the player, who has a contract with his club until June 2024.
The report adds that the Galacticos scouts are keeping tabs on the youngster, while Jurgen Klopp’s side will closely monitor his showings when he returns to the field.
Bernabe – capped thee times by Spain U17s – made all five of his senior team appearances for the Citizens in the League Cup.
Elsewhere, Liverpool are allegedly in discussions with midfielder Naby Keita over a potential fresh contract at Anfield.
The 26-year-old star has made 80 appearances for the Anfield side since arriving from Red Bull Salzburg three seasons ago, registering seven goals and four assists in the process.