Liverpool are determined to attract Timo Werner this summer. Merseyside will have to part with three players from their current squad in order to be able to take the striker of RB Leipzig.
Liverpool have to withdraw 51 million pounds to secure the services of the German national team. Timo Werner himself does not hide his desire to move to the English giants, but the financial consequences of the pandemic could seriously confuse his plans.
The 24-year-old striker has a contract with the German club until the summer of 2023. He has 88 goals in 150 games for Leipzig. This season alone, Werner has scored 27 goals in 36 games.
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Jürgen Klopp had to meet the striker of RB Leipzig Timo Werner in person to convince him to move to Anfield. However, the difficult situation due to the coronarus pandemic failed.