'We'll be unstoppable': Liverpool fans react on Twitter to reported £79m bid for Jan Oblak

Jan Oblak #13 of Atletico Madrid reacts during the UEFA Europa League Final between Olympique de Marseille and Club Atletico de Madrid at Stade de Lyon on May 16, 2018 in Lyon, France.

Liverpool are reportedly tracking the Atletico Madrid stopper.

Atletico Madrid's Slovenian goalkeeper Jan Oblak looks on as he warms up before the UEFA Champions League Group C football match Club Atletico de Madrid vs Chelsea FC at the Metropolitan...

Liverpool are reportedly closing in on the signing of Jan Oblak from Atletico Madrid, according to Spanish media outlet Don Balon, and Reds fans were in buoyant mood on Twitter today at the prospect of the goalkeeper moving to Anfield this summer.

Don Balon claim that the La Liga side could be willing to do business for £78.7 million, £10 million less than the Slovenian's buy-out clause, and what an incredible signing he would be for Liverpool.

Goalkeeper Jan Oblak of Slovenia in action during the FIFA 2018 World Cup Qualifier match between Slovenia and Scotland at stadium Stozice on October 08, 2017 in Ljubljana, Slovenia.

Oblak, 25, is one of the most highly regarded stoppers in world football, having firmly established himself as Atleti's number one since making his £12.4 million move to Spain in 2014.

He is incredibly agile, physically imposing, and a wonderful communicator - all qualities that the Merseyside outfit have desperately lacked in recent years.

Atletico Madrid's Slovenian goalkeeper Jan Oblak looks on during the Spanish league football match RCD Espanyol vs Club Atletico de Madrid at the RCDE Stadium in Cornella de Llobregat on...

Jürgen Klopp's men are expected to mount a real challenge for the Premier League title next season, and if they are to do just that, signing a world class goalkeeper is surely a prerequisite...and who better than Oblak.

Here's what Liverpool fans had to say about the reports linking the Slovenian with an Anfield switch on Twitter today...












Register for LIVERPOOL team updates

Register for HITC Sport - Daily Dispatch