From successful negotiations for Christian Pulisicto the unsuccessful ones with the recentexamples of Erling Haaland and Callum HudsonOdoi coming to the forefront of the agenda – itlooks as though the relationship will be testedagain but this time with young midfielder JudeBellingham.
A host of Premier League sides are alreadyreportedly monitoring the situation surroundingthe midfielder ahead of a potential January orsummer swoop, but the latest update comingfrom Germany appears to have watered downany hope of seeing a swift return to England forthe youngster, who still has four years left on hisdeal with Dortmund.
The report goes on to say that Liverpool havealready made their initial early move to lead therace for Dortmund’s number 22, with managerJurgen Klopp already reportedly putting out thefeelers to Bellingham’s camp for a potential£93m swoop.
Pep Guardiola is also thought to be a knownadmirer of the former Championship player withMan City targeting Bellingham as a potentialFernandinho replacement.
Bellingham would join the likes of West Ham’sDeclan Rice and Monaco’s Ligue 1 young playerof the season for the 2020/21 campaign AurelienTchouameni on a list of potential targets thatPetr Cech and Granovskaia could sound out ifmidfield is the area the board decide to focus onin the next transfer windows.
Bellingham has so far made 52 appearances forDortmund, contributing a total of five goals andseven assists in all competitions.