Liverpool set to make surprise January bid for unhappy Real Madrid star
Jurgen Klopp is in the market this month to strengthen his Liverpool squad, and the club’s attention is currently on Real Madrid star James Rodriguez.
Rodriguez’s future at Real Madrid has been in doubt for some time as clubs throughout Europe enquire about the Colombian’s availability.
Liverpool initially approached Real Madrid in August, 2016, regarding Rodriguez but the La Liga giants did not believe they had the financial power to pursue a deal.
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But now Liverpool are set to put their money where their mouth is in a bid to compete in the transfer market with rivals such as Manchester United, who sign marque players year after year.
Chelsea and United have also been linked with a move for Rodriguez, which, appeared as a story planted by an agent.
Rodriguez is pushing for a move but from our understanding, the player is only interested in a move to a club that will be consistently find themselves in the Champions League.
Can Jurgen Klopp promise that? Whether he can or not, Liverpool are set to make a January bid for Rodriguez.
Watch this space.