Liverpool are keen to make a move for Chelsea winger Willian. The player will be out of contract at the end of the season and Liverpool among other top clubs have emerged as a likely destination for the player.
Willian, 31, has made 37 appearances this season scoring seven goals and providing 6 assists. He is still a major attacking threat and one of the best in the division. Liverpool also see Willian as the direct replacement for Xherdan Shaqiri. The Swiss international will depart Anfield at the end of the season. Shaqiri Who joined Liverpool from Stoke City stated that he wants more playing time. He has failed to break into the first team. The form of Mo Salah and Sadio Mane has kept him out of the first eleven.
Willian had history with the Reds. He was close to joining them in 2013 before making the move to Stamford Bridge. The player joined Chelsea from Anzhi Makhachkala in 2013.
Liverpool are not the only club interested in the player, fellow Premier league clubs Arsenal and Tottenham Hotspur have also made their interest in the player known. Away from England, Juventus, Barcelona, and Inter Milan are also monitoring the player’s situation.