Liverpool defender Joe Gomez is reportedly set to be supplied a brand new contract amid interest from a quartet of Premier League clubs.
The England defender has been connected with some of clubs after failing to win a ordinary beginning spot this season, with the likes of Newcastle, Tottenham, Leicester and West Ham all rumoured to be looking to strike a deal.
However, the Liverpool Echo states the versatile centre-back is probably to be surpassed a new deal to stay positioned.
Gomez has in large part figured at proper-lower back while he has performed for the Reds this term. However, his choice stays to play as a important defender.
But with Trent Alexander-Arnold nailed down as Jurgen Klopp’s starter at proper-again and Virgil Van Dijk, Joel Matip and Ibrahima Konate in advance of him within the centre-back stakes it become thought that Gomez could look to transport on this summer time.
Indeed, the former Charlton man still wants a return to the England responsibility for the Qatar World Cup. However, he's fully conscious that to do that he should be playing frequently.
That is where speak of an exit emanated from, with Aston Villa firstly the favourites for a deal.
According to the Echo, Liverpool’s notion system round keeping Gomez boils right down to his versatility.
Keeping the 24-12 months-old manner Liverpool do now not have to buy a backup for Alexander-Arnold. But his adaptability additionally way he can play centrally if required.
Indeed, Gomez was exquisite deputising for Alexander-Arnold within the 1-0 win at Newcastle remaining month.