Sky Sports report details what needs to happen for Liverpool to land iconic La Liga player
By Amir Mir
Athletic Bilbao winger Inaki Williams making a summer switch to Liverpool would all depend on his “determination” to move, according to a report.
A Sky Sports report detailed the ten biggest stars from Europe which could be heading for the English Premier League next season.
Bilbao’s highly-rated prospect, Williams was one of the names mentioned in the report after his electric season for the Spanish club.
It is said the Williams is already an “icon” at the La Liga club because he became the first black player to score for the club.
Over the course of the season, Williams has scored seven goals and supplied eight assists in all competitions.
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Ernesto Valverde’s team are chasing Europe in La Liga, with Williams scoring four goals and providing seven assists as they make a final push to secure a top six spot.
The 22-year-old has a contract at the San Mamés Stadium until 2021 after coming through the ranks at the Spanish club.
The report does, however, highlight Athletic’s Basque-only policy which means they try to keep onto their top talents for as long as possible.
Jurgen Klopp is looking to secure Champions League football with his Merseyside club, with a win on the final day of the season securing a top four spot.
The Reds playing Champions League football next season could have a big bearing on the quality of players the club could land in the summer.
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