Liverpool have contacted 'the next Enzo Fernandez', who ex-Benfica coach says 'would walk into' Reds side: report

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp reacts prior to the Premier League match between Liverpool FC and Everton FC at Anfield on February 13, 2023 in Liverpool, England.
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Liverpool are monitoring a player dubbed the next Enzo Fernandez – with one coach claiming the player "walks into" the Reds' midfield.

Chelsea ended up bringing Benfica star Fernandez to the Premier League for an eye-watering nine-figure move in January, after Liverpool were said to be interested in the Argentine. Fernandez won the Best Young Player award at the World Cup in December.

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Mark White is the Digital Content Editor at FourFourTwo. During his time on the brand, Mark has written three cover features on Mikel Arteta, Martin Odegaard and the Invincibles, and has written pieces on subjects ranging from Sir Bobby Robson’s time at Barcelona to the career of Robinho. An encyclopedia of football trivia and collector of shirts, he first joined the team back in 2020 as a staff writer.