The former Arsenal attacker has confirmed that the Merseyside club have been closely monitoring the midfielder, who he believes is good enough to play for the "very best"
The 21-year-old has made over 100 appearances for the Amsterdam side since breaking onto the scene in 2010, subsequently attracting interest from a number of top European clubs.
And Overmars has named Liverpool as one of the sides hoping to lure the Danish playmaker away from the Eredivisie.
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"We want him to stay here for at least two more years, but the day he leaves us, he will be ready to play for the very best.
"He’s a player even the biggest clubs in the world could do with having in their squad."
Eriksen has scored seven goals and provided nine assists in 26 league outings this season.