Liverpool are among the European heavyweights taking a keen interest in 17-year-old Portuguese winger Pedro Brazao and have even made contact with the player’s representative, according to one report in France.
The 17-year-old Lisbon-born starlet is at Ligue 1 side OGC Nice, making his senior debut last season in a 13-minute cameo against Caen.
He is regarded as one of the top prospects at a club that has helped bring through the likes of Hugo Lloris, Jordan Amavi and Neal Maupay in recent years, Brazao is tipped for the top and is being watched by a whole host of European clubs, according to French site Foot Mercato.
Liverpool have made contact with the 17-year-old’s entourage, although Nice don’t want to lose him yet.That report claims that Brazao, an explosive attacking midfielder, is waiting for chances in the Nice first team but cannot ignore the interest in him from around the continent.
Foot Mercato name, Bayern Munich and Barcelona, as well as Paris Saint-Germain and Liverpool, with the latter two described as the hottest contenders battling for the Portugal youth international’s signature. It is even said that the Reds and PSG have made contact with the law firm representing the starlet.