Liverpool have reportedly made inquiries about Fluminense centre-back Nino forward of the January switch window.
This comes courtesy of Sportitalia journalist Alfredo Pudella on his private web site, with the journalist claiming that the Reds have been joined by Fulham in finishing up exploratory efforts.
Jurgen Klopp’s males could possibly be on the lookout for a defender this winter as Kostas Tsimikas joins Joel Matip within the remedy room after struggling a damaged collarbone.
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One to take with a grain of salt
Whereas no disrespect is meant in the direction of Pudella, it’s troublesome to think about Liverpool being critically within the 26-year-old centre-back.
FBref has recorded some fairly spectacular stats from the Brazilian, it needs to be mentioned, with the participant registering within the 97th percentile for move completions and the 93rd percentile for progressive carries.
He additionally has a good presence within the air (79th percentile for aerials gained), though we beforehand imagined we might anticipate a youthful defender who might ultimately substitute Virgil van Dijk.
Until we like Nino’s progressive stats and talent on the ball and picture a life the place he fills in for our injured Cameroonian.
One to take with a grain of salt in the interim, we suggest.
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