Liverpool impressed by youngster with £17m bid already rejected

The Reds have previously had a £17million bid rejected for the 20-year-old, now AC Milan have thrown their hat into the ring.
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Liverpool had a bid for Torino right-back Wilfried Singo rejected, according to reports in Italy via Daily Mail.

The Premier League champions were said to be 'impressed' by the Ivorian's displays for Torino.

Tuttosport reported that the Reds tabled a €20million (£17million) bid for the 20-year-old which was rejected by the Italians.

Singo isn't the only Toro defender Liverpool have been linked with. During the January transfer window, the six-time Champions League winners were in reportedly interested in signing Gleison Bremer.

Although interest never materialised, it has been said they could renew their interest for the Brazilian in the summer.

The Italian news outlet praises the Ivory Coast U20 international for his power and skill with the right-sided defender also having capabilities to play further forward. 

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AC Milan are also reportedly interested in the defender who is currently valued a £5.4million on Transfer Markt.

With Milan legend, Paolo Maldini said to be impressed with his full-back credentials as head coach Stefano Pioli eyes a place in his side for the youngster.

Liverpool currently have Trent Alexander-Arnold and Wales international Neco Williams in the ranks at right-back.

It is widely reported that the Liverpudlian favours a role in midfielder but has established himself as a key member of the Reds formidable back-line.

The Welshman impressed for his country on the left in their 3-1 defeat to Belgium this week.

Since his promotion to the Turin sides first-team in 2019, Singo has featured 30 times for Torino, chipping in with two goals and three assists.