The 29-year-old has made 300 appearances for the Blaugrana since his move from Borussia Monchengladbach in July 2014, including 22 outings in all competitions during the 2021-22 campaign.
Los Blancos are reportedly keeping close tabs on Gomez’s situation at Anfield ahead of a possible move next summer.
The Daily Mail reports that the Spanish giants could now be interested in testing Liverpool’s resolve next summer.
At a time when the Blaugrana are going through a transitional period, newly-appointed head coach Xavi is likely to target new players during the January transfer window.
According to Football Insider, the La Liga giants are giving consideration to making an approach for Maatsen, who has been impressive on loan at Coventry City this term with 20 Championship games under his belt.
The 24-year-old has been strongly linked with a move away from Camp Nou, as the Catalan giants attempt to raise funds to improve their squad during the winter transfer window.