Liverpool have reached an agreement with ‘World Cup Winner’ Alexis McAllister (Brighton & Hove Albion) on a five-year contract.
Argentinian media ‘La Nacion’ reported on the 22nd (Korean time), “Mac Allister is in the process of negotiating a five-year contract with Liverpool.”
In the upcoming summer transfer window, the position Liverpool are trying to reinforce is the midfielder.
Liverpool have officially announced that longtime midfield players James Milner, Naby Keita and Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain will leave the club due to expiring contracts at the end of the season.
With a massive departure of midfielders, Liverpool hoped to bring a new face to midfield ahead of the start of the 2023/24 season.
Originally, the player Liverpool wanted the most was world-class midfielder Jude Bellingham (Borussia Dortmund), but he gave up due to the expected astronomical transfer fee and turned his attention to ‘World Cup Champion’ Mac Allister.
Argentina and Brighton midfielder McAllister participated in the 2022 World Cup in Qatar and added a World Cup victory to his career while playing as a regular member of the Argentina national team.
McAllister’s achievements continued in his team. This season, Mack Allister appeared in 38 games wearing a Brighton uniform and played an active role as the core of the midfield, recording 12 goals and 3 assists.
McAllister’s performance has drawn interest from Liverpool. Liverpool, who quickly negotiated with Mac Allister and Brighton ahead of the end of the season, received a positive response and raised expectations.토토사이트
The media said, “According to reliable European and Argentinian media, Liverpool have already reached an agreement with McAllister.” “he said.
“Liverpool and McAllister will sign a five-year contract with an option to extend for another year at an annual salary of 6 million euros (approximately 8.5 billion won),” he added.
“Brighton boss Roberto De Gerbi is already looking for replacements, saying it will be difficult to keep Mac Allister and Moises Caicedo,” he said.
If Liverpool complete negotiations and officially announce the signing, McAllister will be listed as Liverpool’s number 1 signing of the summer 2023 transfer window.