Liverpool made approach to sign 27-year-old Ligue 1 forward

By | April 8, 2021

According to the Spanish newspaper Marca, Liverpool have made an offer to secure the services of Memphis Depay from Ligue 1 giants Lyon this summer, however, are not the only team  interested in the experienced Dutch forward – with Barcelona and Juventus are also in the race for his signature.

The 27-year-old forward is out of contract at Lyon after the end of the current campaign and is expected to leave the French giants on a free transfer. He has been in fine form for Lyon this term – having a hand in 24 goals during his 31 Ligue 1 games and cup outings. scoring 15-goals and assisting 9-times.

Former Man Utd forward is now keen on a move and the report suggests his preference is a move to play under his ex-Netherlands head-coach Ronald Koeman at Barcelona. however, a move to the Nou Camp is not his only offer on the table but now Liverpool have joined the race and ready to fight for his signature.

Marca claims that Depay has offers from Liverpool and Juventus a player that has been linked with a switch to Anfield back n 2015, Brendan Rodgers told Eurosport – as manager of Liverpool – that: “The kid is a very talented player.”