Liverpool have been credited with interest in Boca Juniors’ Valentín Barco.
Operating as a left wing-back, winger and a left-back, he has managed a goal and four assists from 30 games this year. His form, profile and potential has seen him attract interest from a few European clubs.
Calciomercato state Liverpool and Juventus are among the clubs to have set their eyes on the 19-year-old.
The Argentina U20 international has a deal lasting until December 2024 and the report states he’s evaluating his options to make a big move to Europe.
It’s claimed the Serie A side are ‘ready to play their game’, despite the ‘fierce competition’ from Jürgen Klopp’s side and others.
Earlier this month, Globo Esporte reported Liverpool were one of the clubs to have sent a scout to watch the Copa Libertadores final between Boca Juniors and Fluminense.
Along with Liverpool and Juventus, Manchester City and Brighton & Hove Albion are also keen on the versatile player.