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'Liverpool next year': Some Reds fans think Klopp will try to sign 24-year-old after what he's just said

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Liverpool fans feel that they could make a move for Youri Tielemans after his latest comments to Sky Sports.

Liverpool bid pending?

Tielemans has been linked with a move to Liverpool in the Telegraph recently.

The Belgian is believed to be on Jurgen Klopp’s side’s radar, as they look at potential future additions to their squad.

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And his latest comments have plunged his future at Leicester into further doubt.

“There’s no update really. I’m open to everything. The transfer market has just closed, but I want to keep as many options as I can open,” he said.

“As long as I’m here I will give everything for the club. I’ve already done so, but I will do so even more. The contract situation is just something that is going on in football, it’s a normal situation.

“There are talks going on – I’m not saying I’m going to sign, I’m not saying I’m not going to sign. We will see.”

The comments certainly appeared to excite a number of Liverpool fans, who now feel that a move could be possible.

Where would he fit?

Liverpool didn’t sign a central midfielder after the departure of Georginio Wijnaldum this summer, with Klopp insisting that he is happy with his current options.

Harvey Elliott has emerged as a genuine candidate to start regularly in the position, but his latest injury leaves a gap to be filled again.

With Liverpool not possessing huge amounts of funds to spend on new players, signing Tielemans could be difficult.

But his price-tag could be reduced by next summer, if he has still not penned a new contract, and that could play right into Liverpool’s hands.

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