The representatives of Borussia Dortmund have told Real Madrid that Liverpool is now ahead of other contenders in the “fight” for the transfer of England midfielder Jude Bellingham, reports Bild.
Real are ready to pay €100 million for Bellingham, 19.
But respective negotiations with Liverpool have made significant progress.
His family prefers Liverpool.
Bellingham's current contract with Dortmund runs until June 2025.
Transfermarkt estimates his transfer value at €100 million.