Liverpool will miss out on top target Jude Bellingham next summer as the Borussia Dortmund star is likely to join Manchester City when it’s time to move.
Many outlets including ESPN reported last week that Liverpool are being seen as favorites to sign Bellingham from Dortmund and are currently leading the chase despite Chelsea, Manchester United, Manchester City and Real Madrid also following the 19-year-old. years.
One of those clubs even believes that Liverpool are forging a close relationship with the player’s camp and another believes that a deal between the Englishman and the Reds could even be moving forward.
However, Daily Mail journalist Mike Keegan has poured cold water on these reports by stating that those who are aware of the Bellingham situation believe the Dortmund star ends up at Manchester City.
Those with knowledge of the situation believe that Jude Bellingham ends up at Manchester City. Relations between the two clubs are very strong after Haaland and initial talks have been held. A great World Cup may cost him this summer, but he is not honoring his contract. #mcfc
— Mike Keegan (@MikeKeegan_DM) November 8, 2022
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According to Keegan, the relationship between the two clubs is very strong post-Haaland as Manuel Akanji also moved to Etihad this summer from the German club.
Man City have held initial talks about a move for Bellingham and appear to have jumped to the front of the race.
A big World Cup may cost the midfielder this summer, but he will not fulfill his contract at Dortmund, says the journalist, which expires in 2025.