Young players who joined Liverpool from other clubs because of their talent, such as Harvey Elliott and Ben Doak, are emerging in the first team. Young players from the academy are also beginning to make their mark, and the lower organization is being enriched.
Assan Ouédraogo, a 17-year-old midfielder who plays for Schalke, a prestigious club in the Bundesliga’s second tier, is gaining recognition as a candidate for the next generation of star players, and mega clubs such as Arsenal, Real Madrid, Barcelona, and Inter Milan are watching his development.
Liverpool is no exception, and they are trying to acquire him. However, according to Christian Falk, a German journalist, RB Leipzig, also in Germany, is ahead in the battle and seems to be in the chase at the moment.
“Talks with the talented Assan Ouedraogo from Schalke are rumoured to be taking place soon. However, RB Leipzig currently appear to be ahead of Liverpool when it comes to the midfielder.”CaughtOffside
After being promoted to the first team this season, he has made 11 appearances so far. The 17-year-old has been a key member of the team since his promotion to the first team this season, making seven starts.
Unfortunately, he has suffered a hamstring injury, but he still has the ability to be one of the best players in Europe.
With the top clubs leading the soccer world at the forefront exploring the possibility of acquiring him, who knows what will happen in the future. Leipzig has the advantage in terms of opportunities alone, but will the future German midfielder decide to move on soon?