New James Pearce update bodes well for Liverpool as Thiago Alcantara puts on a show of skills in Spain training

Tier 1 journo for all things Liverpool, James Pearce has claimed that Jurgen Klopp is interested in Thiago Alcantara with the Spaniard also keen on a move to Merseyside.

The former Barcelona midfielder does not want to renew his contract with current Champions League winners and could soon be playing in the Premier League.

The Athletic reporter was involved in the latest podcast with The Redmen TV and claimed – “We know that he (Klopp) rates him very highly. Why would Liverpool not be interested in someone like that? We know from sources close to him (Thiago) that he is very keen on making that move to Liverpool”.

All signs point to Liverpool getting the Bayern stalwart with Gini Wijnaldum leaving the Reds to join fellow Dutchman Ronald Koeman at Barcelona

Amidst all the rumors, Thiago Alcantara gave a glimpse of why he is such a highly sought-after player with an intense show of skills while training with the Spain national team.

Football fans on the internet were left frothing at the array of skills on display from the Spaniard during a training ground kickabout with Manchester City star Rodri.

Check out the video below –