Nike Ready To Help Liverpool Fund Kylian Mbappe’s HUGE Transfer Fee

Nike help Liverpool Fund Mbappe’s Transfer

Liverpool are ready to step up their world record move for Paris Saint-Germain superstar Kylian Mbappe should Sadio Mane leave for Real Madrid this summer, and Nike could help with the move.

Zinedine Zidane is a huge admirer of Mane, who could be available for around £150million.

According to The Sun, the Senegal international’s representatives have already been approached for informal talks about a possible move to the Bernabeu.

If they were to receive £150m for Mane they would then have to stump up another £100m on top of that and bid a world record £250m.

Jurgen Klopp has previously insisted that there was “absolutely no chance” that his club could afford Mbappe.

But that was before a massive £100m-a-year kit deal was announced with Nike.

Add to that the fact that the Reds announced a record turnover of £533m in February with profits of £42m, and a bid for Mbappe may not sound to ludicrous.

The big stumbling block could be the 21-year-old’s whopping 400,000-a-week wages but the Nike kit deal could help with that.

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Nike could possibly be persuaded to fund part of his salary to protect the Anfield wage structure.

This article was most recently revised and updated 4 years ago

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