(Metro) PLUS… Trent Alexander-Arnold set for new contract AND a place in England’s World Cup squad.
Liverpool will look to unleash a brand new midfield on the Premier League by pairing Naby Keita with £87 million Sporting Lisbon man Bruno Fernandes.
Fernandes, 23, has been in red hot form for the Europa League quarter-finalists netting 13 goals with 18 assists this season report The Metro,
They cite sources in Portugal who believe Jurgen Klopp has been mightily impressed with the international midfielder – who has been capped four times by Fernando Santos’ side.
And they say the Reds have already begun talks to bring him over to Anfield this summer to partner Keita.
The energetic player only signed from Sampdoria in the summer.
Trent Alexander-Arnold set for new contract AND a place in England’s World Cup squad
Liverpool are set to reward Trent Alexander-Arnold with a quick-fire contract upgrade after his breakthrough season at Anfield.
It’s believed talks will place in the summer to fast-track the defender onto a better deal after making huge strides this season.
And there’s more good news for the Reds starlet, with Gareth Southgate now certain to include him in his squad for the World Cup in Russia this summer.
The 19-year-old full-back committed his future to Liverpool last summer signing a long-term deal.
Fans vote unanimously for one club who has best home AND away support
A poll of over 4000 fans of top-flight teams have voted Liverpool as the best home and away supporters in the Premier League.
The research conducted by Sky Sports said the majority of fans asked claimed that the Reds are the loudest both at Anfield and on the road.