With reported strikes for Alisson Becker, Jan Oblak, Jasper Cilessen, Jack Butland, Alex McCarthy and many others. and many others. and many others. all seemingly falling by means of, Liverpool have now – in response to Il Messaggero (by way of TeamTalk) – turned their attentions to Lazio goalkeeper Thomas Strakosha.
Liverpool have been linked with a variety of goalkeepers since their UEFA Champions League remaining defeat by the hands of Real Madrid. The Reds had been comfortably overwhelmed Three-1 by Los Blancos in Ukraine thanks to 2 calamitous errors by German goalkeeper Loris Karius. The German by means of the ball instantly into the trail of Karim Benzema for the primary objective of the evening, earlier than permitting a lengthy vary effort from Gareth Bale to slide by means of his fingers within the dying embers of the sport.
According to Il Messaggero, the Lazio primary is valued by the membership at £26.4m, and would current Liverpool with a low-cost choice to switch the fledging Loris Karius and Simon Mignolet in objective.
The 23-year-old goalkeeper loved a breakout season beneath Simone Inzaghi at Lazio following a variety of years on the periphery of the beginning XI. Strakosha helped information Le Aquile to a fifth-place end in Serie A, and inside a whisker of UEFA Champions League qualification.
The Albanian additionally made his nationwide staff debut in 2017 after breaking into the Lazio first staff. He has made 4 appearances up to now for his nation.