Fabrizio De Vecchi, agent of Liverpool goalkeeper Alisson Becker, has published to AS that he nearly moved to Actual Madrid.
In 2018, Alisson got here to Liverpool, changing the extremely questionable Simon Mignolet and Loris Karius. Inside of two seasons, the Brazilian stopper gained the Champions League and the Premier League with the Reds.
Alisson is likely one of the primary males credited with turning Liverpool’s fortunes round, and raising them to the following stage had to win primary honours. However issues can have became out so another way had he as an alternative made the transfer to Madrid.
Chatting with Spanish outlet AS, De Vecchi claimed that his consumer nearly went to the Bernabeu in 2018 ahead of his switch to Jurgen Klopp’s facet.
“It’s going to appear bizarre, however I’ve numerous affection for a signing that after all may just now not be: that of Alisson to Actual Madrid,” he mentioned. “The goalkeeper was once already taking part in for Roma, the place Walter Sabatini took him, and Ernesto Bronzetti, my mentor, had not too long ago died.
“I might have cherished to near that operation: actually that I used to be very with reference to attaining it. We all know that Ernesto performed many operations between Giallorossi and Madrid: it will had been a pleasing approach to keep in mind him.”
In fact, as we all know, Alisson went to Liverpool as an alternative and established himself as probably the most international’s absolute best goalkeepers. In reality, he’s nonetheless but to lose a sport at Anfield for the reason that Champions League semi-final in 2018, when he was once taking part in for guests Roma.
Having neglected out at the Brazilian, Madrid opted for Chelsea goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois. The Belgian has had a excellent two years at Los Blancos, ousting Keylor Navas from the beginning XI and later successful the name.