Ajax’s Mohammed Kudus is rising as one of many stars of the 2022 World Cup and his performances have caught the eye of a bunch of Premier League golf equipment, 90min understands.
Everton got here near touchdown 22-year-old Kudus in the summertime with a £15m supply, however Ajax finally determined towards letting the teen depart.
Kudus didn’t nail down a staring spot in Alfred Schreuder’s beginning XI till mid-October, however went into the World Cup as extra of a daily at membership stage.
Liverpool have been already conscious of Kudus’ expertise earlier than the match – not least on account of their conferences within the Champions League this season – however having began so few video games for Ajax to this point, his performances in Qatar have given them the possibility to evaluate him additional they usually have been impressed.
Kudus has additionally performed a extra attacking function from midfield with Ghana and that has emphasised their perception he might be able to make the transfer to England.
Arsenal, Tottenham and Newcastle have all requested in regards to the participant’s present state of affairs off the again of his standout performances for the Black Stars, whereas Everton retain their curiosity.
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90min has additionally been instructed that various European golf equipment together with Borussia Dortmund, PSG, Lyon, Napoli and Atletico Madrid have additionally been alerted to his progress in Qatar.
Sources near Ajax insist that the membership are in no hurry to lose Kudus, however an enormous supply for a participant who is just not an automated first-choice can be exhausting to show down, particularly as they now imagine his worth has greater than doubled following his excellent shows in Qatar.
It’s also believed that Ajax’s valuation of Kudus has greater than doubled to over £30m partly on account of his kind long-term contract. This may not be far off the anticipated valuation of PSV’s Cody Gakpo, who might be set to go away their Eredivisie rivals in January.