BLACKBURN seems set to win the race for Liverpool defender Sepp van den Berg – betting on how a lot he performs.
Rovers boss Jon Dahl Tomasson is so satisfied that the 20-year-old Dutchman could be a key determine if he have been loaned out that he’s forward of Burnley and Bournemouth.
Anfield bosses are eager to see Van den Berg transfer to the championship to realize extra expertise, however they’re demanding hefty penalty clauses if he does not play sufficient.
The Crimson one signed the 20-year-old in 2019 of the Dutch minnows PEC Zwolle.
He was Crimson’s boss Jurgen Klopp‘s first acquisition that summer season, after Anfield thwarted the curiosity of Bayern Munich, PSV and Ajax.
However Den Berg has barely gotten a glimpse of Merseyside and has solely performed 4 occasions since then.
As a result of his lack of taking part in time at Liverpool, he was loaned out to Preston North Finish for the previous 18 months.
Throughout his time at Preston, Den Berg made 66 appearances, plus two objectives and an help.
Nonetheless, it’s unlikely that he would have made it to the Liverpool first group this season, regardless of the membership’s rising damage woes.
The Reds are presently with out defending duo Joel Matip and Ibrahima Konate.
Matip struggles with a groin damage, whereas Konate takes care of a foul knee.
It is the very last thing the Reds must enter their Monday night time conflict with Crystal Palace after slendera 2-2 draw with Fulham within the season opener final weekend.