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Liverpool reportedly want £44m star who looks to follow Cristiano Ronaldo

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Liverpool have been linked with Borussia Monchengladbach star Marcus Thuram.

Thuram told DW Kick Off how Portuguese superstar Cristiano Ronaldo inspires him to become a better player.

The France U21 international forward is attracting attention for his superb form this season.

And Monchengladbach will reportedly seek a £44 million fee for him.

Speaking to DW Kick-Off, Thuram said Juventus forward Ronaldo inspires him.

“I know that my first idol when I was little was Ronaldo, the Brazilian one. I don’t really have idols now that I’m a footballer as well,” Thuram explained. “But there are people who can really inspire you to be a better player. I think the player who can inspire you the most is Cristiano Ronaldo.”

Thuram has scored six goals and adding eight assists in 22 Bundesliga starts.

Source: HITC

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