Liverpool join Man City in race for Lyon wonderkid Houssem Aouar
Liverpool have joined Manchester City in the race for Lyon star Houssem Aouar, as per reports.
The very appraised midfielder has gotten through the positions at the Groupama stadium and broke into the first-team last year to become one of the hottest prospects in Ligue 1.
Aouar, 20, had City manager Pep Guardiola slobbering over his executionafter the Champions League 2-2 draw last month.
Guardiola stated: « Houssem Aouar is a decent player. He is unfathomable.
« We ramble about (Tanguy) Ndombele, yet Aouar is additionally phenomenal.
“He’s always very calm with the ball at his feet, with an excellent technical quality.”
Aouar has notched 5 goals and 4 assists over all rivalries and his frame has put Europe’s huge kid on alarm.
City squandered no time after the game in France making contact with the youngster’s representatives.
French outlet Telefoot say Liverpool are now in the mix and have spoken to the Ligue 1 side getting some information about his circumstance.
Chelsea and Arsenal have also been keeping tabs on the French Under-21 star who is in his second full season in the Lyon first-group.