Liverpool are preparing themselves for an approach from Real Madrid for Luis Suarez this week, the Mirror understands.
The Spanish giants have been linked with a move for the Uruguay international for the majority of the summer, though they are yet to make an official bid.
Liverpool have included want away striker Luis Suarez in their twenty-eight man squad for their pre-season tour of the Far East and Australia.
The 26 year old will miss the opening six games of next season as he completes a ten match ban for biting Chelsea’s Branislav Ivanovic in the 2-2 draw at Anfield back in April, and has repeatedly said that he wants to move away from Merseyside.
Liverpool captain Steven Gerrard is set to sign a new contract at Anfield, the Mail Online understands.
The 33 year old, who’s current deal expires this summer, is set to sign up until 2015 following positive talks with the club.
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Liverpool have held emergency talks with Luis Suarez’s agent after rejecting a £30m bid for the Uruguay international from Arsenal, according to the Metro.
The club reportedly called the meeting with Pere Guardiola, the strikers trusted representative, to discuss what happens next following the 26 year olds claims that he wants a move away from Anfield.
Arsenal will have to increase their offer of £30million if they are to have any hope of signing Luis Suarez, the Independent understands.
The Uruguayan has been linked with a move away from Anfield since the end of last season, with Real Madrid appearing to be the player’s most likely destination after the summer transfer window.
Swansea City are close to completing a deal for Jonjo Shelvey after having a bid of £6million accepted by Liverpool, Sky Sports understands.
The England international is now set to discuss personal terms with the Swans and undergo a medical ahead of the proposed move.
Shakhtar Donetsk have revealed that they are open to offers for midfielder Henrikh Mkhitaryan, the Express understands.
The Armenia international has strongly been lined with a move to Liverpool, though the Reds approach for the player stalled following confusion over his ownership.
Liverpool have completed the signing of goalkeeper Simon Mignolet from Sunderland on a long term contract.
The Belgian international cost the Reds £9m, with a further £2m potentially due to the North East club in additional payments.
He is expected to battle with Pepe Reina for a place in the first team, after the Spaniard declared that he is likely to remain at Anfield amid rumours that he could return to Barcelona.
Simon Mignolet is expected on Merseyside today to complete his £10 million pound transfer from Sunderland.
The Belgian international is due to undergo a medical at Melwood having agreed personal terms with the Reds.
It has been reported that the 24 year old will sign a five year contract, to initially battle with current first choice goalkeeper Pepe Reina.
Sevilla forward Luis Alberto is today expected on Merseyside where he will undergo a medical with a view to completing his £6.8million move to Liverpool.
The 20 year old will put to pen to paper on a four year deal, after the Spanish side reluctantly agreed to due to financial difficulties.