Liverpool have been handed a boost in their summer pursuit for AS Roma’s star shot stopper Alisson.
The Reds were heavily linked with the Brazilian keeper in January but a move never materialised and he remained in Rome. French transfer sources are reporting that the Giallorossi are eyeing FC Toulouse goalkeeper Alban Lafont as a potential replacement.
And now Roma already looking to buy a new goalkeeper, Reports have suggested that the Serie A club are less than hopeful of holding onto their prized asset – who they value him around 5o million euros – in the summer transfer window.
After the departure of Wojciech Szczesny, Alisson has enjoyed an emphatic breakout year and a number of of brilliant individual displays has seen him become one of Europe’s most sought-after goalkeepers. With Liverpool, who have enjoyed a resurgence under Jurgen Klopp in recent years, seeing them able to once again compete for Europe’s top rated talent.
Simon Mignolet looks like he will be moving on from the Merseyside outfit in the summer after falling out of pecking order.
The Reds have also been recently linked with Jack Butland.