Liverpool transfer news: Juventus eye Liverpool contract-rebel as long-term replacement for Khedira
Reports linking Liverpool star midfielder Emre Can with a move to the Italian champions Juventus won’t die down.
The 23-year-old has a little under 12 months remaining on his current deal with the Reds. Can is yet to commit his future to the Merseyside club following an impressive season under Jurgen Klopp.
The Italian outlet La Gazzetta dello Sport claim that Juve boss Massimiliano Allegri wants to sign Emre Can as a long-term replacement for Sami Khedira.
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Khedira played a staring role in Juventus’ run to the UEFA Champions League final last season. The Germany international does however have a history of long-term injuries.
Can is enjoying an extended summer break after representing Germany in the Confederations Cup last month.
The 23-year-old is is expected to rejoin the Liverpool squad for pre-season training next week.
Can provided three assists and scored five goals in 40 apperances for Liverpool last season.