Anfield side chase Sevilla left-back.
Liverpool’s push to sign highly rated Sevilla left-back Alberto Moreno has been given a boost with Real Madrid pulling out of a race to sign the Spanish international according to Football Direct News.
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Carlo Ancelotti had been interested in Moreno as a back-up for current first choice Marcelo but the Bernabeu boss is set to keep hold of Fabio Coentrao negating the need to make a move for the 21 year old who could now be set for a move to Anfield.
Moreno has had an excellent campaign and his form has led to a call-up to the senior Spanish national team set-up having impressed at Under-21 level.
Liverpool’s first choice left-back Jose Enrique has missed most of the current campaign through injury and though John Flanagan has impressed as a replacement the Englishman is more regularly used as a right-back and as such boss Brendan Rodgers is seeking to sign a new full-back option when the transfer window re-opens.
Liverpool did business with the La Liga side last summer when they signed young midfielder Luis Alberto.
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