Reported £35m Arsenal, Liverpool target Thorgan Hazard names his next club

29th December 2018, Anfield, Liverpool, England; EPL Premier League football, Liverpool versus Arsenal; Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp greets Arsenal Manager Unai Emery prior to the kick...

Arsenal and Liverpool both reportedly wanted to bring Thorgan Hazard to the Premier League from Bundesliga outfit Borussia Monchengladbach/


Thorgan Hazard of Mönchengladbach in action during the Bundesliga match between VfB Stuttgart and Borussia Moenchengladbach at Mercedes-Benz Arena on April 27, 2019 in Stuttgart, Germany.

Thorgan Hazard has confirmed that he has agreed to join Borussia Dortmund this summer in quotes reported by Goal, delivering a blow to both Liverpool and Arsenal.

The Belgian international has stepped out of the shadow of big brother Eden in a fine season for Borussia Monchengladbach, producing 12 goals and 11 assists for the Bundesliga outfit in all competitions.

According to DH, Liverpool were hoping to reunite Thorgan with his older brother in England, having made a big-money offer for the one-time Chelsea youngster.


The Sun, meanwhile, claimed that Arsenal were also keeping tabs on Hazard Jr with head coach Unai Emery, who wants to sign a goalscoring winger this summer, apparently a ‘huge fan’ of the skilful 26-year-old.

Though it seems that Emery and Jurgen Klopp are both set to be disappointed.

Thorgan Hazard of Borussia Moenchengladbach is seen at the players tunnel during the Bundesliga match between Borussia Moenchengladbach and RB Leipzig at Borussia-Park on April 20, 2019 in...

“There are talks between Gladbach and Dortmund, yes,” Hazard told Goal.

"I have a personal agreement with Dortmund. It's out of my hands. It's up to the clubs now.”

It is not certain how much Dortmund will pay for Hazard, who is expected to replace Chelsea-bound Christian Pulisic at the Signal Iduna Park, though The Sun added that Gladbach were looking for around £35 million for their prized asset.

Liverpool and Arsenal must now look elsewhere.

Thorgan Hazard of Borussia Moenchengladbach celebrates after scoring his team's first goal during the Bundesliga match between Borussia Moenchengladbach and 1.FC Nuernberg at Borussia-Park...

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