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Liverpool keen on a swap deal for Lucas Ocampos

Mon 22 February 2021 | 10:13

Liverpool are rumored to be pursuing an interest in a swap deal to acquire Argentina international’s services.

Jurgen Klopp

,

Liverpool

’s manager, is eyeing

Sevilla

midfielder

Lucas Ocampos

as he aims to strengthen his squad options for the next campaign.

The 53-year-old tactician is open to swapping the Japanese international

Takumi Minamino

for Ocampos as well as cash, according to

La Razon

.

Minamino is now at

Southampton

on a loan deal, seeking more regular game time after he had limited opportunities at Liverpool at the beginning of the season.

Sevilla are eager to have the ex-RB Salzburg legend in their squad, but they have yet to reach an agreement on valuations.

The Argentina international’s release clause is £56m while Minamino valued at about £10m, with the Reds hoping to close the deal under £40m.


source: SportMob