Liverpool are on their way to play another Champions League final on 1 June in Madrid. Ahead of the important final their Welsh winger Harry Wilson has hinted at a move away from the club.
Harry Wilson has been on loan for the 2018-19 season at Derby. He has scored 18 goals for the Frank Lampard team this term. Wilson has been the star player for Lampard’s team this term. Derby will be playing the Championship final at Wembley on Monday in an attempt to secure promotion to Premier League.
What’s the Story?
Harry Wilson has made quite a name for himself this season in Championship. He got in limelight early in the season when he scored an amazing free kick at Old Trafford and helped Derby beat Manchester United in League Cup.
Since then he picked up on his goal scoring form and scored many more amazing free kicks inlcuding one for his country, Wales. He has been a instrumental part of Derby’s promotion fight in Championship.
Liverpool fans have been excited to see their on-loan player putting in great performances in Championship. Many of those Reds fans also want Wilson to be part of Klopp’s squad next term.
Although Wilson is well aware of the fight he faces at Liverpool to be a part of the squad next term. There aren’t many players in world football who can replace Mo Salah on the right wing. Wilson a natural right-winger faces competition from Swiss international Shaqiri, who has been used as the second-choice right winger this term.
In an interview to Derbyshire Live, Wilson said,
“Obviously, every player wants to play at the top level – and the Premier League is the best league in the world,”
“So if I could do that with Derby, it would be great, and we’ve got a great opportunity to do that.
“Like I said, in the summer is when I’ll sit down and discuss my options.
“But for now, I’m just doing all I can to make sure that I do have that option – of playing in the Premier League with Derby come next season.”
“I’ve seen a lot of reports. I’m on social media and I saw the story break the other day.
“But I’m just concentrating on the final on Monday. I think it would be stupid of me to be thinking about anything else, because I know what a special thing we can achieve.
“So that’s got my full focus and in the summer, that’s when we’ll sit down and talk about my future.”
Wilson has been in great form for both club and country in 2018-19 season. In 52 games he played, Wilson has scored 21 goals and have 4 assists. He has an average rating of 7.03. He averaged 1.3 key passes, 1.4 long balls and 1.8 out of box shots per game for 2018-19 season.
*All the stats are from WhoScored.com