Young striker Luiz Henrique has captured the attention of several European clubs after his first season at Real Betis. Although his performance was considered spotty by some, his talent and potential did not go unnoticed. Now, Jürgen Klopp’s Liverpool is the last team that is related to the Brazilian player.
Luis Henrique He had a challenging year at Betis, where he went through ups and downs due to his lack of adaptation and the lack of adequate rest between his time at the Brasileirao with Fluminense and the pre-season with Betis. Despite this, he managed to play 43 games, scoring three goals and giving seven assists in almost 2,500 minutes of play. These numbers are remarkable for a player of only 21 years who was debuting in Europe.
Liverpool transfers: Jürgen Klopp wants a Betis star
His performance has not gone unnoticed and several clubs have shown interest in taking over his services. Initially, it was Unai Emery’s Aston Villa who took an interest in him, but now Jürgen Klopp’s Liverpool have joined the list of suitors. According to English media, Klopp sees in Luiz Henrique an alternative to complement the team’s attack and cover the possible absence of Mohamed Salah.
Klopp values the margin of progression that the young Brazilian has and considers that his performance in his first season in Europe is just the beginning. The German coach is looking for a more powerful offensive rotation for next season and sees in Luiz Henrique a player who can bring quality and youth to the Liverpool attack front.
For the moment, the rumors have not gone beyond being mere tests, but the Premier League remains attentive to the evolution of Luiz Henrique. As the transfer market progresses, it will be interesting to see if Liverpool follow through on their interest and make a formal offer for the promising striker.