Liverpool do Dutch in striker search with check on Groningen's Texeira
Liverpool are showing interest in FC Groningen striker David Texeira, the Uruguay forward, 20, who has taken a similar path to compatriot Luis Suarez.
He moved to Groningen, Suarez’s first club in Europe, last August, but seven goals in 12 league games have caught the eye.
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Texeira was also born in Salto, the same area as Suarez and Napoli’s Edinson Cavani.
Meanwhile, Liverpool are also giving a two-week trial to Swedish teenager Abdul Aziz, who has been dubbed the ‘baby Didier Drogba’.