Nicolas Pepe’s name has been mentioned in several reports following his future. The player reportedly wants to sign for Inter Milan or Liverpool on this summer transfer market. At least that is what believed in France media. In fact, The Lille forward has been hot property this summer transfer market as he scored 22 goals in Ligue 1 last season. He just lagged behind Paris Saint Germain’s Kylian Mbappe who scored more.
On the other side, Liverpool has already indicated to distance themselves from the rumors and likely to deny the reports that claim they are trying to sign Nicolas Pepe this summer. But at the same time, the player himself favors a move to Anfield.
There is also a report from another France media that the 24-year-old is delaying his decision on his next club as he is convinced Paris Saint Germain will make a move for him. Meanwhile, Lille is hopeful of getting at least 70 million pounds for Nicholas Pepe.
The truth is Lille is believed they can get as much as 70 million pounds for Nicholas Pepe and by chance the player himself also keen to move on. It seems that Liverpool and Inter Milan are Nicolas Pepe preferred destinations this summer. But there is no apparent move that has been done by Liverpool this far.
Juergen Klopp Is Planning A Quiet Summer
Moreover, Liverpool’s manager Juergen Klopp is planning a quiet summer after spending quite a big sum a year ago. Therefore, more or less Liverpool has denied that they are trying to sign Nicolas Pepe this summer.
On the other side, there are also rumors that claims Liverpool is on the hunt for a back-up left-back and striker after the departure of Alberto Moreno and Daniel Sturridge. However, The Reds side have been known to splash the cash when Juergen Klopp’s top targets become available on the market.
Another report claims that Liverpool Sporting Director, Michael Edwards personally has contacted Lille manager, Christophe Galtier to assure him The Reds side were not trying to sign Nicolas Pepe this summer.
The rumors about Liverpool as Nicolas Pepe’s new destination has been spread by French media in the past few weeks as they believed Juergen Klopp is a big fan of the forward. But on the contrary online poker Malaysia has heard Liverpool Echo has confirmed that The Reds have moved to dismiss those reports and even told Lille there is nothing to be claimed.