Jurgen Klopp made contact to sign 23-year-old world-class German winger

December 11, 2017

Arsenal and Liverpool have both reportedly “made contact” with Ligue 1 giants PSG over a possible loan move for German attacking midfielder Julian Draxler in January.

Germany international attacker has moved to the Parc des Princes from Schalke 04 has found his opportunities limited following the arrival of Kylan Mbappe and Brazilian superstar Neymar, with his record of 10 goals in 25 games in the second half of last season outshining his ratio of two in 14 appearances so far this campaign.

According to L’Equipe, Ligue 1 giants are prepared to listen to all the offers as they consider to sell the German winger and have been approached by the Merseyside Reds and the Gunners in recent weeks ahead of the January transfer window.

Liverpool head-coach Jurgen Klopp is believed to have sounded out Draxler a year ago before he made a move to Paris Saint-Germain German manager had identified him as a replacement for Philippe Coutinho who is still on top of Barcelona wishlist.

The Gunners, meanwhile, have been linked with Draxler as they are desperate to sign a quality replacement for Mesut Ozil and Alexis Sanchez as both of them are in their final year at Emirates Stadium.

Speaking of his future recently, German winger has insisted that he is “not thinking about leaving the club in winter or even in the summer”.