Liverpool have been scouting Trabzonspor’s goalkeeper Ugurcan Cakir as Alisson Becker’s back-up and are reportedly preparing a £15million bid for him.
The latest report from Turkish outletSabah
’s performance in a 3-0 win over a
strengthened the transfer interest in him.
The Reds sent scouts to watch Cakir line up against Erling Haaland’s Norway in a World Cup qualifier on Saturday and they left impressed with the goalkeeper's performance.
However, the Reds will face competition for the Turkish goalkeeper’s signature fromSevilla
Cakir made his debut for Turkey in May 2019 and their game against
at the Ataturk Olympic Stadium will be his seventh appearance for his national team. The 24-year-old has kept 10 clean sheets for his club this season, with his clean sheet against Norway his second of his international career.
are interested in signing Cakir as a replacement for
, who has failed to impress when called upon in Alisson’s absence.