What the papers say Liverpool have identified up to 12 players in case of the departure of striker Daniel Sturridge, according to the Daily Mail. Among the line-up are Nigerian winger Samuel Chukwueze, Ajax’s Hakim Ziyech and David Neres, and Lyon’s Bertrand Traore, who had a taste of the Premier League with Chelsea between 2014 and 2017.
Liverpool’s squad are pushing themselves to their physical limits as their Premier League title bid reaches its conclusion.
Teenager Rhian Brewster could be in line for his Liverpool debut against Barcelona as injury problems have forced manager Jurgen Klopp to accelerate his promotion to the first team.
Liverpool’s title destiny may still be out of their hands but they refuse to submit, with the 5-0 demolition of Huddersfield a reminder they are ready to pounce should Manchester City slip up.
Daniel Sturridge was given a rare start as Liverpool took on Huddersfield, searching for a win that would pile the pressure on Premier League title rivals Manchester City.
What the papers say Barcelona are eyeing up a potential £100million move for Manchester United’s Marcus Rashford, the Daily Mirror reports. The Spanish giants have identified the England striker as one of their top targets this summer, the paper says. Rashford, who has one year left on his current contract, has yet to agree a new deal with United.
What the papers say Manchester United are eyeing Lyon striker Moussa Dembele ahead of a potential summer transfer, the Daily Mirror reports. United are keen to bolster their attacking options and the 22-year-old has impressed in France this season, the paper says. Arsenal are also said to be keeping tabs on the former Celtic player.
THE clock is ticking loudly as the transfer window slams shut at 11pm. Premier League clubs are frantically trying to plug holes or find the missing link in their team for the last few months of the season.
Premier League transfer rumours: Slow progress on Arsenal’s Aubameyang deal, Chelsea consider Giroud, West Ham eye Liverpool star
ARSENAL striker’s Olivier Giroud rumoured move to Borussia Dortmund looks to be at risk, according to the Daily Mail.