Both Liverpool and Everton are in the market to sign highly rated Lille midfielder Soualiho Meite, who is valued in the £6 million bracket according to The Mirror.

The 22-year-old midfielder is currently on loan at Belgian side Zulte Waragem from the Ligue 1 outfit and has been impressing in 2016-17.

Meite is held in high regard in his homeland and represented France at age-grade level from under-16’s to under-20’s.

The powerful and physically imposing midfielder has made 30 Ligue 1 appearances for Lille but has been loaned out to guarantee him regular first-team football.

Meite’s impressive performances have captured the eye of visiting scouts, with the report stating that both West Ham United and Borussia Dortmund are also interested in the the 22-year-old.

Lille paid Auxerre £1.3 million for the midfielder when he was just 18 and is expected to blossom into a player that can excel in one of Europe’s top leagues.


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