Emile Heskey believes Borussia Monchengladbach star Florian Neuhaus might have the identical impression on Liverpool that Philippe Coutinho did.
The 24-year-old has impressed for Monchengladbach thus far this season and has been linked with a transfer to the Reds in latest weeks.
Neuhaus has scored seven targets and claimed eight assists for the Bundesliga aspect thus far this season, regardless of his aspect struggling a fairly inconsistent marketing campaign.
And Heskey believes that the German worldwide might give Liverpool one thing they haven’t had since Philippe Coutinho was on the membership.
“I feel they’ve missed that (kind of participant) since Coutinho. Somebody who can get in these pockets, journey with the ball and begin committing defenders to come back out of these areas which they will exploit,” he instructed HITC.
“We don’t actually have that at this second in time. I assumed Curtis Jones might be a kind of however whenever you’re out and in of the workforce, like he’s, it’s troublesome – particularly whenever you’re a younger lad as nicely!
“So somebody like (Neuhaus) would go well with Liverpool in the best way that they play. Somebody who can actually drive with the ball.
“For those who simply sit in your zones, then it’s troublesome to really break groups down. For those who can have somebody with a little bit of creativity, who begins pulling gamers in every single place, that’s what you want.”
Whereas talking again in February, Neuhaus opened the door to a summer season exit from Monchengladbach.
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“I’ve a contract till 2024 and I’ve very massive targets for this season,” he instructed Kicker. “That is what I am concentrating on now. [Transfer talk] is actually not a giant problem for me now.
“I play at Borussia, I’ve a contract, and we as a membership are nonetheless pursuing very massive targets this season. I can not say what’s going to occur in the summertime in the mean time.
“I am additionally very relaxed concerning the future. Borussia is a membership the place I used to be capable of develop excellently and the place every little thing is there. I do know what I’ve with Borussia.”