Liverpool ‘follow West Ham star Jarrod Bowen… but may need to shift Xherdan Shaqiri or Divock Origi before Jurgen Klopp attacks’
- Liverpool reportedly following West Ham United striker Jarrod Bowen
- The 24-year-old has been impressing since he moved to East London in January 2020
- Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp is understood to be looking to bolster his attack
- However, it is possible that the Reds are Xherdan Shaqiri or Divock Origi. have to discharge
Liverpool are reportedly keeping an eye on West Ham star Jarrod Bowen as Jurgen Klopp considers strengthening his attacking options ahead of the 2021-22 season.
A combination of a blunt attack and a leaky defense saw Liverpool lose the Premier League crown to Manchester City last season, and Klopp offers to dethrone Pep Guardiola’s champion this time around.
The Reds have already signed Ibrahima Konate on a £36m deal from RB Leipzig and are also looking to bolster their attack for their opening game against Norwich City on August 14.
Liverpool would be eyeing West Ham United striker Jarrod Bowen this summer
According to the athletic oneBowen has emerged as a target for the Reds, and the Englishman should be on a list of attacking options this summer.
The Anfield club’s ability to fortify itself at the forefront may depend on whether they can move players like Xherdan Shaqiri and Divock Origi into this window.
Both players have fallen in the pecking order, especially since the arrival of Diogo Jota, and the club is reportedly open to selling the pair. Lazio would be interested in Shaqiri.
Jurgen Klopp looks to bolster his attack in a bid to recapture the Premier League title
However, the Reds may need to move Divock Origi (left) or Xherdan Shaqiri to get stronger
Bowen has been impressing since joining The Hammers from Hull City in January 2020 on a £18m deal, leading David Moyes’ side to sixth place last season.
The forward has scored eight goals and provided five assists for The Hammers, and the East London club are in a strong position with Bowen on contract until 2025.
The 24-year-old is believed to fit Liverpool’s profile of attacking goals in terms of style of play, versatility across the forward positions and age. Klopp, the report says, is also a great admirer of the Englishman.