Liverpool Linked With Genoa Striker Piatek

Polish Striker Hits 13 In Opening Eight Games

Krzysztof Piatek Liverpool transfer news

Liverpool are one of a number of clubs being linked with a move for Genoa striker Krzysztof Piatek.

The 23-year-old was a £3.5million summer buy for the Serie A side after the snapped up from Polish side Cracovia. But his career in Italy has got off to a blistering start with 13 goals in his opening eight games. Nine of those goals have come in seven Serie A matches.

Genoa are bracing themselves for bids next summer and have slapped a £30million price tag on Piatek.

Liverpool, Manchester City, Tottenham Hotspur and Barcelona are all being linked. Piatek was asked by Polish website Sportowefakty about Barcelona’s interest.

“I’ve heard it, but I do not believe it,” he said.

“I try not to read the newspapers when they talk about me or my future. I do not look beyond the next training session.”

Piatek scored 21 goals in 36 games last season for Cracovia