Liverpool target could be signed by Newcastle for £50m

The Telegraph broke the news.

The Telegraph have reported this evening that Newcastle are attempting to sign Nicolo Barella from Inter Milan for just £50m.

The Italian international was one of the stand out performers in last week’s Champions League final.

Numerous reports have indicated in the past that Barella is admired by Liverpool.

Although the Reds do not have Champions League football to offer it is a race they must enter for a player of his quality.

The reports states:

“Newcastle United are pushing hard to complete a sensational deal to sign Inter Milan’s midfield pivot Nicolo Barella in a deal thought to be worth around £50 million….”

It also states that Newcastle have earmarked James Maddison as another player they wish to sign.

Reliable Italian football journalist Gianluca Di Marzio has told Sky Italy that Liverpool are on the clubs most interested in Nicolo Barella.

Di Marzio:

“I can say that Liverpool are looking forward to him. They had people watch him against Lazio. I don’t know if Liverpool get him or Inter will sell him. it is normal because Barella is the Italian guy with skills and technical, he can play in any game.”

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