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Ajax defender Perr Schuurs has chilled the talks linking him to Liverpool following his team’s clash with the Reds in the Champions League on Tuesday.
Schurrs played the full 90 minutes against Jurgen Klopp’s men at Anfield and coped well with Sadio Mane and company.
The center-back was booked shortly before the break for a foul on Mane, but overall he looked good against Klopp’s men, who took the game 1-0 ahead.
Last week, according to Corrierre dello SportLiverpool had the intention of signing the Dutchman to reinforce their ranks.
The Reds face a dearth of options at the rear following the injuries of Virgil van Dijk and Joe Gomez. Joel Matip is the club’s only senior player there, with midfielder Fabinho replacing.
And despite boss Jurgen Klopp Supporting Matip to go to an injury-free race, the history of the center suggests that it will have problems.
Klopp put him to rest against Brighton, but again kept a clean sheet against Ajax on Tuesday.
The Amsterdam giants are said to be open for sale in January, and their valuation is believed to be 27 million pounds.
Football premier claims Ajax is still waiting for an offer from Anfield and will sell if its price is matched.
Former Fortuna Sittard defender Schurrs is not thinking of moving to Liverpool.
Schuurs: “Onana is a fantastic goalkeeper. An error is likely to occur for each player. Liverpool interest in me? I’m not busy with that. First I want to win trophies with Ajax and stay here for a couple of seasons. ” [sbs6] pic.twitter.com/khYgwpE9Io
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“Liverpool’s interest in me? I’m not busy with that. First I want to win trophies with Ajax and stay here for a couple of seasons, ”according to reports. Dutch television network sbs6.
Football premier it also carries the player’s quotes and they are translated similarly as: “I hear it and read it [Liverpool rumours] too. This is my first season as a basic player at Ajax. I want to play here a few more seasons and win prizes. I’m not working on it yet. “
Schurrs compared to De Ligt
Ajax CEO Edwin van der Sar has said that Schuurs resembles defensive predecessor Matthijs De Ligt.
Ajax have a proud history of producing quality young players and Schuurs could be the next big export.
Speaking in BT sport, Van Der Sar said Schuurs has become the center of Ajax’s defense after gaining experience in the lower leagues.
He said: “We look for him in a first division club, he looks a lot like Matthijs De Ligt.
“They’re the same age group, but I think Matthijs is really world-class quality and Perr is taking his time.
“He had experience in the second team of the second division. In the last year he has been stable for us and he really seems like a player for us ”.