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Liverpool News Summary: £20m For French Star, Deal Close, Double Swoop

Liverpool Demanding £20M For French Defender Mamadou Sakho

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp is believed to be demanding £20 million for out-of-favour defender Mamadou Sakho according to the SkySports report.

Despite failing out-of-faour under Jurgen Klopp Frenchman has been highly-rated and Liverpool ready to listen to offer for his signature.

Spanish side Sevilla are on of the main favourites to sign former Paris Saint-Germain defender.

Jurgen Klopp isn;t even considering Sakho as a first-team player and Frenchman has been recently playing with the Reds U-23 team.

Sakho missed the end of last season when he was suspended by UEFA, but the real career blow came in the summer when he was sent home from Liverpool’s pre-season tour of the US, with manager Jurgen Klopp unimpressed with his attitude.

Sakho has not played a first-team game since early April 2016, and his transfer value should be reflective of this.

Liverpool News Summary: Message to Klopp, Sakho’s Transfer Update, Man United Target on Radar

“The situation is clear. At this moment there is no reason to talk (to him),” Klopp recently revealed when asked about Frenchman.

Liverpool are currently sitting second in the premier League table five points separating from Chelsea and selling Sakho could help them to make a marquee signing during the January transfer window that will be crucial in the title race.

Bournemouth Planning Move For Liverpool Duo Mamadou Sakho And Joe Gomez

Premier League giants Bournemouth are reportedly keeping tabs on Liverpool duo Mamadou Sakho and Joe Gomez ahead of a potential move in January.

According to the Daily Mail reports Eddie Howe is desperate to sign a replacement for Nathaniel Ake who has been recalled from his loan spell by Antonio Conte.

Liverpool duo have emerged as no.1 targets for the Cherries boss and the Merseyside Reds could offload Sakho on Permanent basis, while, Jose Gomez is believed to be sent on loan.

Sakho has not played a single minute of Premier League football and desperate to leave Anfield, while Joe Gomez has just returned from a long-term injury.

The Frenchman, who cost the Reds £20m,  is apparently earning £80,000-a-week on Merseyside, which the Cherries would reportedly be unwilling to pay in full.

Liverpool News Summary: Message to Klopp, Sakho’s Transfer Update, Man United Target on Radar

Gomez meanwhile, returned from a serious knee injury to start in the FA Cup third round draw with Plymouth Argyle yesterday.

He joined the Reds from Charlton in the summer of 2015 for a reported fee of £3.5m.

Liverpool Planning to Complete Transfer For £7m Signing Within Week

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp wants to sell Tiago Ilori withing one week after Reading agreed to pay £3.75m for his signature.

Reading manager Jaap Stam has been a huge admirer of Portugal U23 international and wants him to help bolster their promotion push as they currently sit third in the Championship table.

Ilori has signed for Liverpool for £7m from Portuguese giants Sporting Lisbon back in 2013, however, he has failed to settle at Anfield as he has made only three FA  Cup appearances for the Merseyside Reds.

The Portugal U23 international has also had loan spells with Granada and Bordeaux where he managed to find the net only once i n 14 appearances for the Ligue 1 outfits. during his time at Liverpool having failed to make a first-team breakthrough under the previous manager, Brendan Rodgers.

However, the Merseyside Reds stand to make a profit if he’s a hit at the Madejski Stadium.

Liverpool News Summary: Message to Klopp, Sakho’s Transfer Update, Man United Target on Radar

Along with the £3.75m fee, Jurgen Klopp’s side have inserted a 25% sell-on clause in the deal for Portuguese ace according to the, Mail Online reports.

The deal for Ilori is expected to be announced this week with Reading are desperate to lure Liverpool ace and fight for the Promotion to the English top tier.

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