Liverpool News: Aurélien Tchouaméni of France has agreed to terms with Liverpool after talks with the English club.
However, the highly-rated midfielder has claimed that he will take many days to finalise his decision after also agreeing in principle to the same deal with Real Madrid.
As a result, Liverpool is concerned about their chances of signing the Monaco midfielder. The club insiders feels that Real Madrid might be the preferred destination for the midfielder.
Liverpool appeared to be in control after a spirited pursuit of Tchouaméni. The midfielderhas eight caps for France and is regarded as a rising talent in his homeland.
Liverpool News: How is the saga unfolding?
Following the collapse of their pursuit of PSG attacker Kylian Mbappe, Madrid have emerged as frontrunners. After being offered a lucrative new deal for over £1 million per week and a £100 million signing on fee, Mbappe chose to stay in Paris.
Madrid were unable to meet Mbappe’s expectations when they agreed to such a high price to bring him to the Bernabeu. However, that deal has fallen through now, they have the funds to dramatically enhance their offer.
After rejecting a rival offer from PSG, Tchouaméni is thought to be ‘almost certain’ to join the Spanish champions.
The midfielder is happy with Liverpool and its manager, Jurgen Klopp, and he wants to be a part of the club. According to sources in France, he has negotiated agreements with both teams and will decide between them by the end of the week.
After the Mbappe deal fell through, Madrid is now the frontrunner.
Mbappe was the player that Real Madrid wanted badly. Los Blancos did everything in their power to bring the Frenchman but the deal fell through. This means that the Spanish giants now have the funds to go all out for signing the dynamic midfielder from Monaco.
Tchouaméni is said to be ‘nearly certain’ to join the Spanish champions after rejecting a rival offer from PSG.
The midfielder is happy with the Reds manager and the entire team. The midfielder is considering Liverpool as he sees the club as a great option. And sources in France stated that he had agreed terms with both clubs. He will inform them about his decision before the end of the week.
Given Madrid’s increased interest, Liverpool is willing to look elsewhere. Klopp is looking to strengthen his defensive midfield alternatives.