Suggestions are that Liverpool, target and RB Leipzig forward Timo Werner would pose a major challenge to Naby Keita should he finally join the club in the coming summer window.
A number of clubs have been linked with Timo Werner including Arsenal and Tottenham but the Reds seem to have won the race for his signature and they are bent in landing him in the coming summer window.
Analysts are of the opinion that Timo Werner will mount pressure on Naby Keita who is not in good shape and has been struggling since his move to the club.
However, Timo Werner is one of the hottest German prospects having impressed in the German Bundesliga with 45 goals in 83 appearances for his side.
There is no doubt about the quality of Timo Werner, who is tipped to transform into a world Class player is believed to succeed at the Anfield.
Manager Jurgen Klopp is known to be a big fan of the player and is hopeful that a deal can fall through in the coming months so as to be able to compete, knowing that the season gets difficult as it grows into the years.
Meanwhile, what the future of the star player is unworn as the club are understood to be willing o keep him.