Liverpool target Timo Werner’s pace isn’t his best asset claims RB Leipzig team-mate

Liverpool transfer target Timo Werner is “a pleasure to play with”, according to RB Leipzig team-mate Tyler Adams. The midfielder sang the praises of German ace Werner, who has been linked with a move to Anfield.

Liverpool continue to be linked with a move to sign Werner in the summer.

The German striker has been on fire this season, and hasn’t been shy about his admiration for the world champions.

Jurgen Klopp is believed to be a big fan of the striker, who has found the net 21 times in 25 Bundesliga games this campaign.

And it has been reported that Liverpool will look to make a move once the window opens in order to bolster their attacking options.

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Werner apparently has a release clause of just £50million, a figure Liverpool are ready to meet.

And one of his team-mates, Adams, has told the Reds what they’ll be getting if they fork out for the youngster.

Appearing on ESPN FC, he declared that Werner is a “great guy” while backing him to go on to play for one of the bigger clubs in the world.

“It’s hard to say one thing,” he said when asked what he found most impressive about Werner.


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“People are often focused not just on his goalscoring ability but how fast he is, he’s absolutely rapid.

“That’s not one of the qualities that sticks out the most.

“The quality that sticks out the most is how many ways he’s able to score.

“He can score from the left, the right, centrally, we played him as a number ten and he was running out of the midfield and scoring goals.


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“There’s just so many roles you can fit him in, that’s what makes him such a unique piece.

“If you’re able to score in that many different ways, you’ll be able to play at the highest level for a really long time, [for] the biggest clubs in the world, the national team.

“He’s a pleasure to play with. It makes it easy playing as a midfielder knowing you can play the ball over the top and he’ll catch it no matter what.

“He’s a great guy and a great player.”

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