Premier League rivals Crystal Palace
and West Ham United are reportedly battling it out to sign Liverpool
defender Nathaniel Clyne.
The 29-year-old was a key part of the side inherited by Jurgen Klopp
in 2015 but he has lost his place over the last two-and-a-half seasons.
According to the Daily Mirror, Klopp is willing to let Clyne leave
upon the expiry of his contract this summer, rather than hand him a new
The newspaper says that Hammers boss David Moyes is keen, while
Palace are also interested in bringing the player back to the club at
which his career began.
The emergence of Joe Gomez as an option at right-back initially saw
Clyne lose game time, before Trent Alexander-Arnold became the
unmistakable number-one choice for the position.
Clyne has been a steady back-up over the years for the Reds but a
serious knee injury suffered in pre-season last summer has meant he has
not featured at all this season.
- TEAMtalk media