In the latest Liverpool transfer news, a potential showdown with Spurs looms, and discussions about a successor for Mohamed Salah are gaining traction.
Liverpool faced palpable frustration last weekend in their clash against Spurs at the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium. Despite a commendable performance, decisions went against Jürgen Klopp’s side, leaving them empty-handed and two men down as Curtis Jones and Diogo Jota were sent off.
As the echoes of the Tottenham game recede, the transfer market buzz remains constant. Liverpool.com provides its take on the emerging transfer gossip, featuring speculation surrounding a West Ham star and a potential duel with Tottenham over a Premier League defender.
Jarrod Bowen (West Ham):
Persistent rumors surround Mohamed Salah’s potential departure, with former Liverpool midfielder Don Hutchison suggesting that Jarrod Bowen, the current West Ham attacker, could be an ideal successor. Hutchison stated on Premier League Productions, “I tell you what, this is a player Jarrod Bowen, where if Mo Salah ever moves on from Liverpool, then I think, on the radar, this guy will be very high up.” Bowen, a left-footed forward who typically plays on the right, has previously acknowledged Salah as the gold standard in his position.
Lloyd Kelly (Bournemouth):
Liverpool has been linked with a move for Bournemouth’s center back, Lloyd Kelly, whose contract expires next summer, making him an attractive option on a free transfer. However, Tottenham is reportedly set to compete for Kelly’s signature. According to Alasdair Gold in a Football.London Q&A session, Spurs will ‘certainly’ explore the possibility of acquiring him in January, despite previous inquiries being turned down.