Atletico Madrid Set to Hijack Liverpool Move For 23-year-old Wing Wizard

July 12, 2018

Portuguese winger Gelson Martins may slip through the fingers of Arsenal and Liverpool this summer.

The Sporting Lisbon forward has been heavily rumoured with a switch to both Premier League clubs in recent weeks as he is desperate to leave the Estadio Jose Alvalade

Sporting Lisbon ace is along with a host of team-mates is set to leave the club after the fans attacked them.

And according to reports, Spanish giants Atletico Madrid may have beaten both Arsenal and Arsenal in the race to secure services of 23-year-old forward.

Martins’ agent Ulisses Santos has been spotted in Spain and talks between the two clubs are believed to went well.

Sporting are attempting to keep Martins at the club however, the Portuguese forward has no intention to remain at Estadio Jose Alvalade after the fans attack.

If the Merseyside Reds miss out on the 23-year-old forward, Klopp may be forced to look for Alternatives.

Nabil Fekir, Xheridan Shaqiri and Marco Asensio have been touted as potential new arrivals at Liverpool.

As for Arsenal, Unai Emery has already finalised the signing of Stephan Lichtsteiner and Brend Leno ahead of the next season and now midfield and the offensive end has been priority to strengthen.