ARSENAL and Liverpool target Thomas Lemar raised his price tag even upper with the opening goal in Monaco’s League Cup win over Nice on Tuesday.
The French midfielder – who nearly moved to the Gunners at the summer time closing date day – nodded house after simply 3 mins at the French Riviera.
Lemar’s aspect was once pegged again on 18 mins however wrapped up the win seven mins sooner than the wreck when Adama Diakhaby pounced.
The 22-year-old now has 3 objectives this season – with two extra coming in Ligue 1 – after an unsettling summer time for the teen.
The former Caen starlet overlooked November suits with a shoulder damage however has featured in six suits for the reason that get started of December.
Monaco boss Leonardo Jardim can be expecting his telephone to ring lots via January and he can not promise he can refuse all gives.
He stated: ‘We aren’t used to promoting in the iciness. But the switch window lasts till the top of the month and many stuff can occur.”
Jurgen Klopp has money at the hip to lend a hand changing Philippe Coutinho and Lemar is a reputation he has been related with.
The German boss has vowed to take the crew ahead with the up-front Liverpool landed from Barcelona.
Klopp stated: “We have by no means been in a greater place in fresh instances, as a membership, to react in the suitable manner.
“We will use our dimension and energy to take in moments like this and nonetheless transfer ahead.
“”I’ve been right here lengthy sufficient now to grasp in the historical past of Liverpool, key gamers have left sooner than – however the membership all the time is going on.”