Liverpool are said to be ready to launch an important operation for beloved England international Jude Bellingham.
It comes from the Daily Star, with the teenager having gained attention across Europe since moving from the Championship to the Bundesliga with Borussia Dortmund.
The 18-year-old’s profile has only been bolstered by an acclaimed start in Germany’s top flight this quarter, recording three goals in BVB’s opening three league games.
With a £ 80million fee already touted by the publication in question, a move for the former Birmingham City prospect would make him the most expensive signing in history.
Considering Bellingham’s long-term contract (keeping the midfielder in Germany until 2025), however, that is to be expected, with Dortmund’s hierarchy far from willing to let go of such a valuable asset to cheap.
Their reluctance will ultimately be heightened if top-flight talent Erling Haaland were to be rewarded next summer – a high probability given his £ 64million release clause (courtesy of The Mirror) expected to come into effect. force at that time.
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