Liverpool to face a heavy competition in order to sign Nicolo Barella

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Reports suggest that Inter Milan midfielder Nicolo Barella has multiple options in the summer transfer window. Liverpool is reportedly willing to double his wages in their pursuit of signing him.

In recent years, Nicolo Barella established himself as one of the top midfielders in world football. He played a significant role in Inter Milan’s success. Thus, contributing to their third-place finish in Serie A and their appearance in the Champions League final in the most recent season.

Meanwhile, Premier League clubs showed interest in Barella due to his impressive performances. Now, Newcastle United emerged as a potential suitor for the 26-year-old midfielder.

Clubs showing interest in Nicolo Barella

According to a report, Newcastle United is reportedly willing to allocate a significant portion of their transfer budget towards signing Barella. The club is also actively pursuing a deal for James Maddison from Leicester City. Since, they are pushing hard to secure these sensational signings.

Italian publication Gazetta dello Sport suggests that Manchester United is also a potential destination for Nicolo Barella. The report claims that a move to Old Trafford is perceived as more appealing to the midfielder compared to a transfer to Newcastle United.

Meanwhile, Liverpool is one of the clubs that could substantially increase Nicolo Barella’s salary during the summer transfer window. In order to convince Inter to sell, the Merseyside club would need to offer a transfer fee of at least €80 million (£69 million).

While Nicolo Barella did not express a desire to leave Inter Milan, the club may become concerned. If the interest from British clubs intensifies. The report suggests that there is a possibility of the pursuit, particularly from Jurgen Klopp and Liverpool, reacheing Barella’s attention. Then, it could potentially impact his stance and create a situation of uncertainty for Inter Milan.

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