Liverpool and Aston Villa are reportedly interested in Real Sociedad midfielder Mikel Merino, who have been linked with the La Liga star following Unai Emery’s arrival. new coach They just got Alex Moreno from Real Betis to join the army one week ago.
And the “Reds” are expected to pull the midfielder to strengthen the army. After having a worrying performance this season In addition, many midfielders are about to expire after this season as well.
Aston Villa were reportedly willing to stump up €65m for Real Sociedad midfielder Mikel Merino.
The 26-year-old joined the Basque club in 2018 following a spell at Newcastle United, clocking up 176 appearances. Real Sociedad currently sit third in La Liga, and the Spain international has been integral to their recent success, which includes lifting the Copa del Rey in 2021, and was previously dubbed “the best player in La Liga” by his manager.
UFABET reports Merino is a target for both teams. He previously had Premier League experience with Newcastle United before moving back to his native country in 2018. The 26-year
-old has made 22 appearances for Sociedad this season, scoring two goals. with 7 assists
Despite Merino having a release clause of €65 million, reports say The footballer is enjoying his stay at San Bastian in the pursuit of Champions League tickets. This could lead him to reject offers from both teams.