Ralf Rangnick, head of sport and trend at Purple Bull, has outlined why Timo Werner would slot in well at Liverpool, even if he would pick he stays at RB Leipzig.
Despite the Reds’ muted stance, speculation has endured over a likely switch to Merseyside for Werner, with the Leipzig striker accessible for around £50 million.
Earlier in Could merely, the Replicate‘s David Maddock claimed Liverpool would now no longer pursue their hobby in the 24-year-oldschool at this stage, predicting a level-headed switch window in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic.
This became later quashed by both the Athletic’s James Pearce and the Self reliant‘s Melissa Reddy, with Pearce insisting they’re “restful very, very bright” on Werner.
Leipzig’s reach has been to strive and convince their prized asset to end, irrespective of the presence of a liberate clause in his contract, openly discussing the likelihood in the media.
However Rangnick, who became previously supervisor and sporting director at Leipzig nonetheless is now to blame of skill identification for the wider Purple Bull network, has admitted Werner would swimsuit Liverpool’s vogue.
“From a purely hypothetical point of take a look at, I might presumably per chance well fairly peek him in upright hands with a club that’s now no longer essentially outlined by possession football,” he urged Bild.
“Timo has made progress beneath Julian Nagelsmann, nonetheless his well-known weapons are the short switchover trek and his worthy stay.
“Therefore he would fairly match a club look after Liverpool, which is a lot like our form of play. However I might presumably per chance well pick him to end here.”
Requested whether Liverpool might presumably per chance presumably be a higher vacation space for Werner than Genuine Madrid, who non-public also been linked with a switch, Rangnick used a most in vogue phrase at Anfield.
“The finest space for him is a personnel that switches mercurial or mercurial counterpresses after losing the ball,” he endured.
“Here’s how Timo became expert at Stuttgart and has matured with us in the past four years to the participant he is on the modern time.”
Rangnick looks to be resigned to losing Werner on the tip of the season, even if he has maintained that Leipzig is restful an actual platform for the Germany global to construct.
“In the tip, it’s up to Timo to reach to a resolution what he needs to attain,” he added.
“Here at Leipzig he knows what he has. Here, he can play Champions League all over again subsequent year. The quiz is: where does he catch essentially the most games?
“Timo is someone who also wants have faith. He finest gets that if the respective coach knows him and depends on him.”
If now no longer Nagelsmann, it’s likely that few varied coaches main Werner’s suitors know him to boot to Klopp, who finest left Germany in 2015, after the striker had made his leap forward at Stuttgart.
All indicators point to Werner and Liverpool suiting every varied perfectly, with Rangnick’s feedback reinforcing this.