Liverpool transfer news: First-team coach Pep Lijnders appears to confirm Reds’ interest in Wolves midfielder Ruben Neves


Liverpool transfer news: First-team coach Pep Lijnders appears to confirm Reds’ interest in Wolves midfielder Ruben Neves

First-team coach Pep Lijnders has revealed a player like Ruben Neves would always be of interest to Liverpool.

The Portugal international has become a key player for Wolves since joining from Porto for £15.8million in July 2017.

Ruben Neves has been linked with a move to Liverpool in the past

Neves helped them win promotion from the Championship, before being instrumental in their Premier League success that sees them eighth in the top flight table this season.

The 22-year-old has been linked with a move to Liverpool, among other clubs.

Reds first-team coach Lijnders worked with Neves during his time as an academy coach at Porto between 2007 and 2014.