The European Champions could lose, the German to Chelsea, because he does not walk into their starting XI.
The 24-year-old is hot property ahead of the summer transfer window. He has scored 21 league goals for RB Leipzig this season. The German striker is believed to have a release clause of 50 million euros, which will expire in April.
According to the European football expert, Andy Brassell, The striker wants regular playing time, and Chelsea could be the possible destination.
Brassell added: ” The question is with Liverpool, especially with them going out of the Champions League.At some point, they have to make changes.” Werner ruled out a January exit, and the Blues registered an interest two months ago.
He made it clear he wants to wait until the Champions League is over before he considers his future. Werner has been linked with both Liverpool and Chelsea, Andy Brassell believes Timo Werner will the Bundesliga side, this summer.
The 24-year- old has 27 goals and 11 assists to his name this season. Many clubs across Europe are hoping to sign him. Recent reports suggest that Werner is keen on a move to Liverpool this summer, and has spoken publicly about his love for Jurgen Klopp.
Chelsea are keen on signing the forward, as Frank Lampard looks to boots his squad and attacking options. Liverpool are going to win the Premier League, after 30 years. However, Chelsea are battling for the top four.
Andy Brassel believes, the Reds have attacking options and Werner won’t get playing time at Anfield. However, Chelsea will suit him because he’ll be in starting XI in Frank Lampard’s side. RB Leipzig are battling for their Bundesliga title and just 5 points behind Bayern Munich. They are also, in the Quarterfinals of the Champions League, knocking Tottenham Hotspur out of the competition.