Liverpool are considering a move to Ajax and Ghana international Mohammed Kudus, and Reds scouts were in attendance when he impressed for Ghana in the World Cup earlier today.
The 22-year-old started for his national team against Portugal at the World Cup earlier, but despite being beaten 3-2, the versatile talent impressed throughout and registered an assist.
The Reds’ interest in the midfielder was piqued when he scored against them in the Champions League at Anfield earlier this season, according to Sports World Ghana’s report (via Liverpool Offside), and Juventus, AC Milan and Borussia Dortmund are also in. interested in securing your signature.
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Kudus is full of rhythm and isn’t afraid to drop his shoulder and beat a man. Although he is often deployed in an attacking role, the Ghanaian is extremely versatile and can operate a bit deeper and help dictate play in midfield.
He has a contract with the Amsterdam-based outfit until 2025, so he could command a hefty fee to get him away from the Dutch capital.
Now in his third season at the Johan Cruyff Arena, Kudus had previously spoken about leaving the club after his move to Everton was almost complete.
“I thought [Everton] it was a good project for me,” he told The Guardian recently. “And why not?
“It’s not that it’s my first season at Ajax, it’s my third. So if I’m not seeing the progress I’m looking for, why not try something else?
The Accra-born talent has registered 10 goals and two assists in 21 appearances for Alfred Schreuder’s side this term (in all competitions) and there is bound to be interest in his signing in the coming months.
His versatility is something that will stand out for Jurgen Klopp as he continues his search for a new midfielder.
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