Liverpool is looking for replacements to compensate for the absence of Salah and Mane
British press reports revealed that Liverpool are looking for replacements for the Egyptian team’s attacking stars, Mohamed Salah and Senegalese Sadio Mane, who will be absent from the team for a period during the African Nations Cup.
The tournament was scheduled to be held in Cameroon this summer, but the date was changed to start on the ninth of January next year.
And the newspaper “Daily Express” said that the Liverpool administration is racing against time to sign at least two attackers, to compensate for the absence of African strikers during the tournament.
According to the newspaper, Liverpool is interested in 6 attackers and wings, they are Italian Federico Chiesa (Juventus, Italy), Serbian Dusan Valovic (Fiorentina, Italy), Spaniard Adama Traore (Wolverhampton, England), Senegalese Ismaila Sarr (Watford, England), and Englishman Jarrod Bowen (West Ham United, England). ), Belgian Jeremy Duques (French Rennes).
The draw for the tournament will be held on August 15, where Senegal is ranked first, while Egypt is ranked second.
And on Thursday, Liverpool lost 3-4 to Hertha Berlin in their fourth friendly match this summer, amid optimism for the return of Dutch defense captain Virgil van Dijk.