Liverpool January transfer news LIVE: Egypt want Salah at Real Madrid
Egypt FA chief calls for Salah in Real Madrid
The head of Egypt’s FA wants to see Liverpool star Mohamed Salah move to Real Madrid, claims the Sun .
According to the newspaper, Abo Rida asserted that the Merengue would make an offer for Salah over the summer and allegedly stated such a move would “be great for Egyptian football”.
Liverpool shift focus to Pulisic
After pulling out of the race for Thomas Lemar, Liverpool have turned their attention to U.S. international Christian Pulisic, according to the Daily Star.
The Reds moved away from Monaco’s Lemar due to his £100 million price tag, but they believe Pulisic has a similiar skill set.
Liverpool, who are owned by the U.S.-based Fenway Sports Group, would also like to add an American to their squad.
Liverpool will allow Sturridge exit
Liverpool will allow Daniel Sturridge to seek a new club in the January transfer window, reports Sky Sports .
The striker has fallen behind Roberto Firmino in the Reds’ pecking order, while Inter and Sevilla have both shown interest in a deal.
Kroos wants to work with Klopp
Real Madrid midfielder Toni Kroos has several offers on the table, reports Don Balon , with the German eager to work with Jurgen Klopp at Liverpool.
The highly rated playmaker could be among those made available in the summer as the Blancos seek to freshen up their ranks.
Sturridge scrap hotting up
Inter continue to lead the chase for Liverpool striker Daniel Sturridge, but Gianluca Di Marzio reports that Roma are also keen on the England international.
Sturridge is a proven performer in need of game time and he could be offered a chance to head to the Italian capital if Edin Dzeko completes a proposed switch to Chelsea.
Klopp in no rush to spend Coutinho money
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp says he’s not in a rush to spend the €160 million generated from the sale of Philippe Coutinho.
If a deal comes along that is right for the club then Klopp indicated he will consider it, but the German feels confident in the squad already at his disposal.
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Lemar sets heart on Barca
Monaco winger Thomas Lemar is ready to snub interest from Arsenal and Liverpool after setting his heart on a move to Barcelona, claims The Mirror .
The France international has been heavily linked with Premier League clubs since the summer of 2017, but is eager to open the next chapter in his career in La Liga.
Liverpool join Bale race
Liverpool have joined arch-rivals Manchester United in the battle to land Real Madrid forward Gareth Bale, according to Don Balon .
The Wales international has been heavily linked with a return to the Premier League after struggling for form and fitness at Santiago Bernabeu.
Jurgen Klopp has the funds available to make a move after offloading Philippe Coutinho to Barcelona and is prepared to spend over €100 million on Bale.