Liverpool transfer news: Jurgen Klopp identifies replacement for Coutinho?

first_img1 Gomez in action for Atalanta this season Liverpool are considering making a huge bid for Atalanta playmaker Alejandro Gomez, according to reports in his native Argentina.The 29-year-old was in fine form last season, scoring 16 goals in 36 Serie A appearances and has picked up where he left off this term with four in 18.And, according to Argentine newspaper Ole, Liverpool could be about to offer £53.5m to Atalanta for the Argentinean international.Liverpool are in the market for a new creative midfielder following the sale of Philippe Coutinho to Barcelona, and are linked with a number of players across Europe.Gomez (also known by his nickname Papu) is said to be one of the names on their list as a result of his impressive performances for both club and country over the past 18 months.Atalanta are under no pressure to sell as the Buenos Aires-born ace is under contract until 2022.last_img read more