Borussia Dortmund and England skill Jadon Sancho says Liverpool legend John Barnes used to be probably the most nice gamers he’d find out about as an adolescent.
Sancho, 20, has scored 34 objectives in 99 appearances for the Bundesliga outfit since becoming a member of them from Manchester City in 2017, however he has been connected with a go back to the Premier League – the place he didn’t play a senior recreation for City – nearly ever since he arrived in Germany.
Manchester United are frequently credited with the most powerful pastime in obtaining Sancho’s products and services, with Red Devils boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer mentioned to have earmarked him as probably the most key arrivals that may assist together with his Old Trafford revolution.
But Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp is a identified admirer too, with Sancho observed as a participant who can assist pep up the assault of the brand new Premier League champions.
And will have to he make the transfer to Anfield then the winger could be following within the footsteps of Barnes, who used to review as an adolescent.
“My dad was a big fan of John Barnes,” Sancho informed the August issue of World Soccer magazine.
“He had a couple of videos of him at home and I used to watch them a lot.
“I used to have a look at Ronaldinho on YouTube. That used to be a large factor for me. He used to take a look at issues that nobody else would attempt to that made me like him so much.
“I didn’t have a team that I supported, though. I just idolised a lot of great players.”
Sancho used to be additionally wondered about attainable strikes to Liverpool and United in the similar interview, however says all will develop into transparent on his long run in time.
“I don’t know what to say to that,” he mentioned. “It’s hard to say. That’s the future.
“You by no means know what may just occur, so we can wait and spot.”