Liverpool open battle with Barcelona in the race for Boca midfielder

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Liverpool open battle with Barcelona in the race for Boca midfielder.

Barcelona reportedly in the race to sign Boca Juniors defensive midfielder Alan Varela this summer.

Varela made his debut for the Argentinian giants in June 2020 and has made 85 appearances since then. Scoring his first and only goal for the club last year.

The 21-year-old has made all seven appearances for Boca so far in 2023. Including the most recent in Sunday’s 1-0 win over Banfield.

Liverpool are ready to battle Barcelona and Newcastle United in the race to sign Varela this summer.

The report also claims Liverpool and Newcastle have sent scouts to monitor Varela’s progress.

Varela signed a new contract with Boca last year. But it is understood the player is open to a move to Europe this summer.

Liverpool the top team in the English Premier League Sending scouts to see the form of young midfielder Alan Varela. Boca Juniors Top teams in the Argentine League to pull the army this summer 

The “Reds” army continues to be rumored with many new players before the market opens this summer. With the likes of Jude Bellingham and Mason Mount joining the list, Jurgen Klopp midfield have always been linked.

Until recently, the “Reds” army had sent a scout to keep an eye on Varela’s situation at this time and also had to compete with Newcastle United and Barcelona. who had shown interest in signing this midfielder as well

Varela plays for the Argentina national team. Model not over 20 years old and is regarded as being able to step into the first team in the near future He also plays as a defensive midfielder. Played 85 games with Boca’s first team in all competitions, scoring 1 goal and 3 assists.