Bayern Munich coach Hans Flick believes that Thiago Alcantara is keen on a move to the Premier League.

The Spanish midfielder has been heavily linked with the Reds in recent weeks with reports having suggested the 29-year-old wants to join Liverpool.

Speaking ahead of Bayern's Champions League last-16 ultimatum with Chelsea on Saturday, Flick said he understands why Thiago wants to try his hand in England and hinted that the player would like to join up with Jurgen Klopp's outfit although explained that it would be a shame to see him go.

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