“23 goals this season”…Liverpool are looking to sign Algerian international Mohamed Amoura

"23 goals this season"...Liverpool are looking to sign Algerian international Mohamed Amoura Transfers

Transfer rumours are rife for Mohamed Salah, Luis Diaz and Darwin Nunez, all of whom were acquired under Jurgen Klopp. Although it is unlikely that they will leave at the moment, it is understandable that they will be looking to leverage their attackers, whose scoring output has plummeted in the second half of the season.

In addition, the Egyptian winger is coming of age and a generational change must begin to take place. There is interest in various players, mainly right wingers and centre forwards, but a new target has been added to the list.

According to L’Equipe, Liverpool are interested in Mohamed Amoura, a 24-year-old forward from Royal Union Saint-Giroud. The report also claims that Brighton, also in the Premier League, are also interested in acquiring the player, with the club leading the battle.

The 24-year-old striker, who joined his current club from FC Lugano in August 2023, has rapidly built up a reputation in a year, scoring 23 goals and assisting seven in 45 games throughout the Jupiler Pro League and Europa League.

Despite his short stature (170 cm), he overpowers opposing defenders with his agile movements. He is also sharp in front of goal. He creates chances from cut-ins from the left wing and also plays with intensity and defensive response in winning the ball back.

A year of experience in the Europa League and Conference League has not been enough for him to make the step up to a club like Liverpool, and he does not set his sights on the Algerian forward ahead of other targets.

Still, it wouldn’t be surprising if he honed his skills at a club with a reputation for development like Brighton and played at Anfield in a few years’ time, but…?