Preston North End manager Ryan Lowe is “hopeful” that Sepp van den Berg will continue his loan spell at the club. Impressing the manager during his loan tenure, the future looks bright for him.
After spending twelve months on loan from Liverpool at Preston, the 20-year-old Dutch Centre Back could well in place stay for another year.
Berg’s Progress at Preston
In the Championship, the Dutch International has progressed to greater heights, after having 57 appearances under his belt for Preston North End, he is already a potential senior centre-back.
Being a regular at the heart of Preston’s defense he would definitely be looking to compete in the Premier League.
Although, a lot more would depend on Jurgen Klopp and his future plans with the Dutch Centre back.
Ryan Lowe’s take on van den Berg
In Latest News when asked about Sepp van den Berg’s future at Deepdale this is what Ryan had to say,
With Sepp [van den Berg], Liverpool were in here the other day for a full day, watching what we do and how we go about it,
We’re in contact with them but again, it’s down to Sepp and what he wants to do. Lowe said.
We definitely have to plan for the future without them until told otherwise,” he concluded, because they aren’t our players,
Lowe further also explained about Sepp and other Premier league loanees.
Sepp van den Berg’s statement
You never know, but I reckon after this season that it, unfortunately, has to come to an end.
Meanwhile, the footballer told in February, dismissing the possibility of a longer stay at Preston.
With Joe Gomez only making 14 appearances so far this season, his questioning to move out would not be surprising. Despite two years being left on his contract, he might look for other options.
However, it’s now up to the player himself to decide the best for himself while keeping all options in mind.