Liverpool and Arsenal target Emil Forsberg’s agent has revealed that he is in talks with big clubs over a potential deal for the RB Leipzig star.
The 25-year old Swedish midfielder is in sensational form this season as he topped the Bundesliga assist charts with 8 assists in the first half of the season. He is one of the best players in Germany this season and have helped RB Leipzig to fight for the title in the debut season as they finished three points behind Bayern Munich before winter break.
The winger’s impressive performances meant he has drawn interest from the likes of Arsenal, Liverpool and Juventus as he could be in a big swoop to one of the big clubs in Europe.
His agent Hasan Cetinkaya, has admittted he has held talks with top clubs over the 25-year-old’s availability on a potential transfer amid increasing interest from Arsenal and Liverpool. The 25-year old could be available for a transfer as early as January with the Premier League duo considered favorites to make a move for the versatile midfielder.
“I have already been in major meetings with big clubs for Forsberg. I do have a picture in front of me,” agent Cetinkaya told Swedish newspaper Aftonbladet.
“I cannot comment [which clubs I have met with]. I will have to meet RB Leipzig as well. One must not forget that they are also becoming a big club. They have done well, fighting for the title and are heading towards the Champions League.
“It is no wonder that big clubs are after Emil, it is logical when he does well in the national team and dominates the Bundesliga. You do not need to be a rocket scientist to believe it. He is now one of Europe’s hottest midfielder in one of Europe’s best leagues.”
Despite the interest from Liverpool and Arsenal, it remains to be seen whether Leipzig are keen on letting their star midfielder leave in the middle of a fantastic season.