Liverpool have reportedly announced their intention to join FC Porto starlet Fabio Vieira.
The 21-year-old midfielder enjoyed a decisive campaign with the Portuguese giants last season, racking up 29 appearances in all competitions and contributing one goal and one assist.
According to journalist Bruno Andrade of Mais Futebol, Liverpool could seek to take over Vieira this summer.
Fábio Vieira is in the list of referenced by Liverpool … and interest ends up increasing with the good performance of the midfielder of Euro U-21, having been voted best player. FC Porto are on top – and well – to ensure the renewal of the athlete, who has a contract until June 2022
– Bruno Andrade (@brunoandrd) June 8, 2021
The Portuguese was previously linked with a move to Arsenal, and with his contract expiring in 2022, the prospect of a discounted move for the youngster could be attractive to Liverpool.
Vieira rose through the youth ranks in Porto and had a sensational spell with the Portuguese Under-21 team, conceding six goals and two assists in 12 international matches.