This summer, Liverpool will compete with the likes of Chelsea and Manchester United for the signature of Luke Shaw, according to Daily Mail.
The 18-year-old has been enjoying a terrific campaign for Southampton and is tipped to board the plane to Brazil for the World Cup, ahead of Chelsea’s veteran left-back Ashley Cole.
His performances this season has caught the attention of Premier League heavy weights, Chelsea and Manchester United, while reports now suggest that Liverpool could join the bidding war as well.
Liverpool have exceeded all expectations this season, are lying second in the Premier League, and are one of the contenders for the Premier League title.
The Reds are expected to finish within the top four and qualify for the Champions League next season, that will put them in a better position to attract top quality players.
Shaw is said to be a boy-hood Chelsea fan, which could well put the Blues in the driving seat.