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Sport Roma begin scouting replacement for Liverpool target Alisson

13:51  13 march  2018
13:51  13 march  2018 Source:   readsport.co

Alisson reportedly desperate to secure Liverpool switch

  Alisson reportedly desperate to secure Liverpool switch Liverpool’s chances of signing Alisson from Roma appear to have taken a big boost, with Brazilian news outlet UOL claiming that the goalkeeper is desperate to make the switch to Anfield. Alisson has long been linked with a move to the Reds and it’s thought that the club have identified the Roma star as their top priority for the summer transfer window. Roma are keen to retain Alisson’s services but may face a struggle now, with it claimed by UOL that a move to Anfield is the only thing on the shot-stopper’s mind ahead of the summer. Real Madrid and PSG are both named as potential destinations for Alisson but it seems Liverpool are most likely to recruit the Brazil international as he seeks a big move at the end of the season. The Reds are understood to be keen on accelerating their talks with Roma for Alisson as they aim to close a deal before the transfer window opens. Liverpool would undoubtedly need to stump up a considerable sum of money in order to convince Roma to sell their star goalkeeper but after such a strong season in Serie A, it’s certainly arguable that Alisson would be worth his weight in gold.

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gianlucadimarzio.com now report that Roma are targeting Malmö goalkeeper Marko Johansson as a possible replacement for Alisson . Liverpool have had their fair share of goalkeeping woes over the last few seasons, with mistakes between the sticks not uncommon at Anfield.

Liverpool have been linked with a move for Roma goalkeeper Alisson for a few months and despite reports in the UK suggesting that they had cooled their interest, journalists in Italy and Brazil have claimed that the Reds are still keen to sign the 25-year-old.

If that is the case, their chances of signing Alisson could be increased as Roma have, according to reports in France, begun scouting his potential replacement,

L’Equipe say that the Serie A giants are keeping a close eye on Toulouse’s Alban Lafont.

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The 19-year-old is seen as one of Europe’s brightest goalkeeping talents and Roma are said to be interested in signing him this summer.

Napoli rival Liverpool for Alisson

  Napoli rival Liverpool for Alisson Liverpool will reportedly face competition from Napoli in their pursuit of Roma goalkeeper Alisson. According to reports in Italy, as per talkSPORT, the Reds are not alone in their interest towards Alisson and will need to fend off competition from elsewhere if they are to land the shot stopper. Brazilian international Alisson has gone from strength to strength in recent times and is enjoying the best season of his career to date. He has been a standout player for Roma and has been lined up as a main target for Liverpool in the summer transfer window. Napoli, though, will be hoping to convince the goalkeeper to stay in Serie A for the foreseeable future. It’s claimed that Maurizio Sarri would like to replace ex-Liverpool man Pepe Reina and has identified Alisson as the perfect fit. With Reina apparently closing in on a move to AC Milan, Napoli will be looking to fight Liverpool for Alisson.

Roma are lining up a replacement for Liverpool target Alisson , according to a report. Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp is understood to be looking for a new goalkeeper after dropping Simon Mignolet as his preferred no. 1 recently.

Liverpool have been handed a boost in their mooted pursuit of Roma star Alisson to become their new No.1. Roma could face competition for Johansson from Napoli, who see the 19-year-old as a replacement for Pepe Reina. Alisson could also emerge as a target fro Real Madrid and Paris

It’s unlikely that they’d spend what would likely have to be a sizeable fee to get Lafont without selling Alisson first, although it’s not just Liverpool being linked with the Brazilian number one.

Arsenal, Chelsea and Real Madrid are all reportedly interest in him, although a move to Liverpool is said to be his preferred option.

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Atletico Madrid join Liverpool in Alisson race .
Atletico Madrid have joined Liverpool in the race to sign Roma goalkeeper Alisson. According to Mundo Deportivo, via TeamTalk, Atletico Madrid are eyeing up a potential move to sign Alisson this summer if Jan Oblak leaves the Spanish side. Chelsea and Arsenal are both said to be interested in Oblak, who has a release clause of £88m. Alisson, meanwhile, is thought to be valued in that top-end bracket, with Roma valuing him at €80m. Real Madrid have previously been linked with Alisson, but Liverpool have launched a £70m move to sign the shot-stopper. The Brazil international has been in sensational form for Roma in the Serie A this season and looks set for a big move this summer. Liverpool will have to stave off interest from the two Madrid giants if they want to stand a chance at landing Alisson when the transfer window opens at the end of the season.

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