Liverpool have rejected a 2nd bid from Bayern Munich, well worth up to £30 million, for Sadio Mane, and are interested in signing Darwin Nunez this summer season.
Benfica striker Nunez, 22, has been diagnosed as a goal to reinforce Jurgen Klopp’s attack, although the Uruguay worldwide is likewise wanted by way of different clubs consisting of Manchester United.
Mane is wanted at Bayern and strongly hinted that he wishes a clean undertaking via remarks at some point of global duty with Senegal. But up to now the German champions have fallen properly brief of the 30 yr-vintage’s valuation.
Bayern prepare a bid well worth £23.5m up the front and £6.5m via add-ons, although to cause the delivered payments would have required multiple Champions League and Ballon d’Or wins.
It is understood that senior Anfield resources had been bemused by means of the bid, in particular as Bayern are seeking out £forty two.75m for Poland striker Robert Lewandowski, who is 3 years older than Mane and wants to leave the membership.
Nunez is the various forwards Liverpool were looking at, irrespective of Mane’s situation. After years in Portugal,he has attracted interest from Europe’s top golf equipment and is valued at £85m.
Liverpool are organized to break their switch document of £75m – paid for Virgil van Dijk – for Nunez. United also are searching at him as a No 9 alternative however their budget has been hit by way of failing to attain the Champions League.
Nunez recently switched representation and is at the books at Gestifute, the enterprise of extraordinary-agent Jorge Mendes, who’ve moved Fabinho and Diogo Jota to Anfield in clever deals for Liverpool.
Liverpool have yet to make an authentic bid for Nunez however it’s far notion that the participant is inquisitive about coming to Merseyside to be a part of Klopp’s squad for subsequent season.