Arizmendi quiet on Reds link
By Francisco Acedo
Last Updated: 01/01/70 1:00am
Javier Arizmendi's focus is on playing amid speculation linking him with Liverpool.
Javier Arizmendi insists his focus is on playing amid speculation linking him with a move to Liverpool.
Reports in Spain claim the Deportivo La Coruna striker is a summer transfer target for Reds boss Rafa Benitez.
Arizmendi is due to return to Atletico Madrid in the summer after the Vicente Calderon club took up an option to buy back the player.
Should the move collapse, Liverpool are believed to be ready use their excellent relationship with Deportivo to bid for Arizmendi.
A Liverpool scout is understood to be keeping tabs on Arizmendi, but the 23-year-old is remaining quiet on the link.
"I only want to play and about this subject the clubs will need to speak in the weeks ahead," he told AS.