Jürgen Klopp's reported swoop for Piotr Zielinski could make Liverpool truly unstoppable

SAN PAOLO STADIUM, NAPLES, CAMPANIA, ITALY - 2019

Liverpool are reportedly interested in signing the Polish midfielder.

ENNIO TARDINI STADIUM, PARMA, EMILIA ROMAGNA, ITALY - 2019

According to a report from Italian media outlet Calcio Mercato, Liverpool are keen to sign Napoli midfield ace Piotr Zielinski this summer, although the Polish ace will not come cheap.

Reds boss Jürgen Klopp will be desperate to bolster his central midfield ranks Anfield at before the start of next season, and the 24-year-old could be just the ticket.

 

Zielinski is an all-action midfielder, and his energy and enthusiasm would undoubtedly help Liverpool improve upon their play through the middle of the park.

Italian publication Calcio Mercato claims that Liverpool are 'insistent' on signing the Napoli ace in the summer, although he would set them back €65 million (£56 million), according to the Mirror.

The Reds' pursuit of the 24-year-old could be problematic, however.

The former Empoli man told reporters how he wants to stay in Naples for at least five more years, as quoted by the Mirror:

Piotr Zielinski of SSC Napoli celebrates after scoring the opening goal with team mates during the Serie A match between Parma Calcio and SSC Napoli at Stadio Ennio Tardini on February 24,...

"New contract? I am happy at Napoli, I want to stay here five more years to help the team to improve."

Should Liverpool make a concrete offer for his services, however, the prospect of moving to the Premier League to play under Jürgen Klopp might just prove to be too hard to resist for Zielinski.

Napoli player Piotr Zielinski and Juventus player Mattia De Sciglio during the Serie A match between SSC Napoli and Juventus at Stadio San Paolo on March 3, 2019 in Naples, Italy.

Have something to tell us about this article?

Register for LIVERPOOL team updates

Register for HITC Sport - Daily Dispatch