Football

Liverpool chase Lisbon midfielder

Published Add your comment

Football News
24/7

Sporting CP teenager Joao Teixeira is reportedly attracting the interest of Liverpool.

The 18-year-old midfielder has been impressing at the Estádio José Alvalade, and played a starring role for Sporting during the NextGen series.

It was in this tournament that Teixeira won the admiration of Liverpool, having excelled against the Reds' crop of youngsters.

According to the Daily Express, Kenny Dalglish is now considering a move to add Teixeira to his Anfield ranks during the transfer window.

The Reds boss has made a concerted effort to invest in youth since his return to the club, having signed the likes of Marc Pelosi and Seyi Ojo.

Liverpool's academy already boasts a number of exciting prospects, with Adam Morgan and Raheem Sterling particular capturing the imagination of Reds fans.

And, should Teixeira move to Merseyside, he will undoubtedly provide some intrigue for the Anfield faithful, having graduated through the same youth system as Cristiano Ronaldo and Nani.

Do YOU want to write for GiveMeSport? Get started today by signing-up and submitting an article HERE: http://gms.to/writeforgms

Topics:
Football
Premier League
Liverpool

Article Comments

Report author of article

Please let us know if you believe this article is in violation of our editorial policy, please only report articles for one of the following reasons.

Report author

DISCLAIMER

This article has been written by a member of the GiveMeSport Writing Academy and does not represent the views of GiveMeSport.com or SportsNewMedia. The views and opinions expressed are solely that of the author credited at the top of this article. GiveMeSport.com and SportsNewMedia do not take any responsibility for the content of its contributors.

Want more content like this?

Like our GiveMeSport Facebook Page and you will get this directly to you.

Already Subscribed to Facebook, don't ask me again

Follow GiveMeSport on Twitter and you will get this directly to you.

Already Following, don't ask me again

Like our GiveMeSport Page and you will get this directly to you.

Already Subscribed to G+, don't ask me again