Liverpool ‘considering Son Heung-min transfer move as Sadio Mane replacement before Tottenham got Champions League’

HEUNG-MIN SON was set to be the topic of a big switch bid from Liverpool if Tottenham did not qualify for the Champions League, it has been revealed.

Tottenham managed to safe qualification to the Champions League on the ultimate day due to an emphatic 5-0 win against Norwich to pip Arsenal to the ultimate spot within the high 4.

Son exhibits off his Golden Boot award after his highest-scoring season for SpursGetty

Mane and Salah may each depart The Reds this summerGetty

But when Spurs had did not safe a spot in Europe’s premier competitors, then Liverpool have been ready to raid Spurs and take Son to Anfield.

In keeping with Football.London. Liverpool supervisor Jurgen Klopp has lengthy been an admirer of the South Korean and needed to carry him to Liverpool to offset the potential lack of Sadio Mane and Mohamed Salah.

The Reds are prone to lose Mane to Bayern Munich this summer and want a price tag in the region of £35million for the 30-year-old ahead – who has one yr left on his present deal.

Salah is in the identical boat as Mane by way of contract size, however hypothesis round his future is presently extra muted than with Mane, though Real Madrid are monitoring the scenario.


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In the meantime, Son, 29, is contracted to Spurs till 2025.

The North London aspect would naturally demand an enormous price for considered one of their greatest attackers and the Premier League’s Golden Boot winner.

Son received a joint golden boot with Liverpool’s Salah by scoring 23 objectives, however did so with out a single penalty.

He additionally chipped in with 9 assists, persevering with his unbelievable strike partnership with England captain Harry Kane.


Because the appointment of Antonio Conte in November, Spurs have grown stronger and stronger, with the Italian tactician finding out a leaky defence and reinvigorating a misfiring strikeforce.

Getting high 4 from the place they have been in is a big achievement and one which can assist the membership safe its switch targets this summer time.

Following a £150million capital injection into the club, stories Ivan Perisic will signal for The Whites have accelerated – with the Croatian set to have a medical and pen a two-year cope with Spurs at the moment.

The likes of full-back Djed Spence and Inter Milan defender Alessandro Bastoni have additionally been linked with a transfer to Spurs.

Conte received 17 out of 28 league video games this season after taking on at SpursGetty

ReutersPerisic, 33, received the title with Inter whereas Conte was supervisor there[/caption]