Liverpool monitoring Man City gifted midfielder ahead of official move

Liverpool are on the heels of several European clubs in the chase for a player tipped to be one of the continents hottest talents.

Manchester City teenager Javairo Dilrosun is on the Reds’ radar according to Portuguese outlet O Jogo.

Dilrosun is seeking a new challenge after his contract expires at the end of the season, they claim.

RB Leipzig, Borussia Dortmund, Juventus and Valencia are also said to be interested but Benfica appear to be Dilrosun’s most likely destination having already discussed terms with the youngster.

The Dutch youth international was previously linked with a move to Liverpool in November.

Dilrosun is regarded as one of the better young players at City after impressing since his arrival from Ajax as a 16-year-old in the summer of 2014.

The skilful winger has progressed through the various youth groups at City and is now a regular in the club’s under-23 side.

The 19-year-old has also impressed for Netherlands at all youth levels and he was part of the U19 squad which reached the semifinals of last summer’s European Under-19 Championship.

City beat a number of top teams to Dilrosun’s signature from Ajax and those sides have continued to keep progress on his development for club and country.