Mixed reactions by Nigerians have trailed a media reports linking Super Eagles midfielder Wilfred Ndidi with a summer move to Liverpool.
A report on Tuesday, credited to Nigerian news outlet The New Telegraph had it that the Reds were preparing a mega summer offer for the tough-tackling midfielder following a string of promising performances for the dethroned Premier League Champions Leicester City since his arrival from Genk last year.
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While some fans are against the former Genk man who would be replacing outgoing Emre Can whose contract at Anfield expires in the summer, others believe Ndidi has developed to a level where he deserves nothing less than playing at the top with a top club - an opportunity Liverpool would offer him.Victor Nezianya:
"Good news, but if they know he's gonna be on the bench, they should respect themselves and leave him alone at Leicester City."Samson D'papparazy Samson:
"That guy deserves a better place than lecester
and he will play and thrive anywhere. Just too good."Kingsley Truthmansion:
to join FC BARCELONA"Samson D'papparazy Samson:
If he goes I become a Liverpool admirer."
"never happen"Sunday Smart Manggai:
"I pray by then Ndidi will cost more than 50m."Miracle Anaba
's comment of 'Does that mean that LIVERPOOL are now going for quantity instead of quality?' received a backlash by fans of the youngster who was a key figure in the Super Eagles' smooth qualification to the 2018 FIFA World Cup.
Anaba's comments received responses like these;Ign WF Dolla Sign:
"Do u mean Ndidi is a quality player..u must be mad."Olaotan Sunday:
"Ask google nowandd
type PLAYERS WITH THE MOST TACKLE DIS SEASON, u wont be surprised dat it will tell u NDIDI."Victor James Asuquo:
"Miracle if you don't know always ask first instead of making a provocative comment."Obichere Samuel Ugochukwu:
"Miracle, Ndidi is a very important player for Leicester City and a hard tackler. His statistics tells, and that's one of the reasons he's spotted by big clubs. For your information, he's a quality player and not quantity like you've described him."