Jimenez open to Premier League move amid Liverpool and West Ham links

Mexico and Benfica forward Raul Jimenez is open to a move to the Premier League amid links to Liverpool and West Ham.
Jimenez, 26, is reportedly a target for the two English clubs following helping Benfica to two Primeira Liga titles in as lots of seasons.
The Mexico international, who spent a season at Atletico Madrid ahead of heading to Portugal, would seemingly consider a move towards the Premier League.
“The Premier League is usually a excellent championship, but you might have to wait,” Jimenez told ESPN soon after becoming sent off in his nation’s third-place play-off loss to Portugal at the Confederations Cup on Sunday.
“I do not close any doors and we’ll see what occurs. I’m still at Benfica.
“Now, I am going to possess an excellent trip then go back to work with everything.”
Jimenez was linked using a loan move to West Ham in August 2015, but instead joined Benfica on a five-year deal.
The forward, who scored one objective in 4 games at the Confederations Cup, said he had seen the reports linking him using a switch to England.
“I saw the news came out but I don’t know something,” Jimenez stated. “I was concentrating on the national team.
“I have a date to return to Benfica, to join the pre-season games and I’m inside the club’s hands.”

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