Approach made: Liverpool star offered three-year contract worth €24m if he completes transfer to CL giants

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Liverpool midfielder Georginio Wijnaldum has reportedly been offered a three-year contract at Barcelona.

The Dutchman is nearing the end of his contract at Liverpool so will be a free agent at the end of this season, with a move away looking increasingly likely.

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It seems Wijnaldum now has a tempting offer from Barcelona, who have offered him a three-year deal worth €8million a year, so €24m in total for the duration of his contract, according to Mundo Deportivo.

Wijnaldum has been a star performer for Liverpool for a number of years now and could be a big loss for Jurgen Klopp’s side if he does decide to move on.

Barca, meanwhile, would be landing a superb all-rounder in midfield who could add work rate and experience as well as a goal threat from the middle of the park.

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Georginio Wijnaldum has been offered a three-year contract by Barcelona

It’s been a difficult season at the Nou Camp, so manager Ronald Koeman will understandably be keen to make changes to his struggling squad.

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Signing someone like Wijnaldum could be ideal for Koeman, as he worked well with the 30-year-old when they were together in the Netherlands set-up.

Mundo Deportivo claim a deal has not yet been agreed, so it will be interesting to see if Wijnaldum accepts their offer.

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