Ex-Reds, Bayern Munich midfielder believes Anfield will have ‘list’ after seeing Egyptian striker hint at move
Kingsley Coman is ‘the best winger around’ and could be an option Liverpool explore if Mohamed Salah decides to move on, says Dietmar Hamann.
The reds saw their talismanic The Egyptian striker hints at a future shift to Spain.
If he was looking for a transfer to the league, then the reign The Premier League champions are expected to provide appropriate cover.
Hamann believes Jurgen Klopp will have already made a list of possible targets, with star turns at Bayern Munich will figure prominently there.
The former Reds and Bayern midfielder said Astro Stadium asked about Salah’s speculation: “Two of the best wingers in the world are [Serge] Gnabry, who was at Arsenal, and Kingsley Coman – he’s leading a riot right now.
“Would they like to leave Bayern Munich? I don’t think so but you don’t know.
“I don’t know if there is something Salah is giving an interview or wants to go to Spain. If he wants to leave, Barcelona and Madrid would be interested.
“If a player wants to go, you have to let him go. If he has the desire to leave, he will probably do so this summer.
Hamann added: “For me the best winger at the moment is Kingsley Coman.
“He had injury issues when he came to Munich but he got in shape and scored the Champions League final.
“He’s got two feet, he’s fast, he’s very smart, he makes good decisions and his finish has improved a lot.
“Coman is the player. Bayern Munich are not interested in losing him, they are happy.
“If Salah were to move, if he wants to go, it’s very likely, it will have a ripple effect. Liverpool will have to buy someone. Whoever they sign, this team will have to buy a replacement. Things happen quickly. “