- Georginio Wijnaldum has emerged as a top transfer target for Real Madrid
- The Dutchman runs out of a deal with Liverpool at the end of this season
- Barcelona and Inter Milan have also been linked with a move for the midfielder
- Meanwhile, the Reds have offered the 30-year-old a new deal which will see him earn £105,000 a week
Spanish League champions Real Madrid have reportedly jumped in the chase for Liverpool midfielder Georginio Wijnaldum.
The Dutchman has been heavily linked to rival club Barcelona since the arrival of his former national team boss Ronald Koeman in the summer.
However, the Catalans were denied a chance to sign him due to the cash crunch caused by the deadly coronavirus since March this year.
The Nou Camp outfit might have another chance to sign the 30-year-old in January when the transfer window opens for business.
But, they will have Los Blancos to contend with as they have shown interest in the player with six weeks before players can switch clubs.
Wijnaldum's deal with the Reds expires at the end of the ongoing season and he will be allowed to sign a pre-contract with any club of his choice - that is if he does not get an extension with his present club.
But the Merseyside outfit is said to have offered him a 40 per cent increase which will see his earning catapult from £75,000 a week to £105,000 a week in the new deal.
According to Liverpool Offside, Inter Milan have also shown interest in the Dutchman but the two La Liga clubs appear more serious with their bid.
Sources claim that Liverpool are hoping they can convince the midfielder to extend his stay at Anfield by offering him a three-year deal and also increase his wages above £100k per week.
Legit.ng earlier reported that Barcelona have been barred from signing the duo of Dutch stars Georginio Wijnaldum and Memphis Depay anytime soon.
The Catalans' new boss Ronald Koeman has made both players his top targets as he continues to rebuild the team after their 8-2 humiliation in the Champions League last campaign.
This sent shivers to the spine of Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp who hopes to keep Wijnaldum as the Reds defend the Premier League title they won last campaign.
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