Liverpool have joined the race to sign Arsenal full-back Bacary Sagna, the Metro understands.
The France international looks set to leave the Gunners at the end of the season, with the club reluctant to offer any player over the age of thirty more than a one year contract extension.
Xabi Alonso has ended speculation that he could be set to return to Anfield by signing a new deal with Real Madrid, according to the Independent.
The 32 year old was due to be out of contract in the summer, but has now extended his contract with the La Liga giants to the end of the 2015/16 campaign.
Liverpool are lining up a bid for Germany left-back Dennis Aogo, according to the Express.
The Reds have been alerted to the news that the Hamburg defender, who has won twelve caps under Joachim Low could be available for as little at £2.5m.
Brendan Rodgers has confirmed that Philippe Coutinho will be fit for Liverpool’s clash with Arsenal this weekend.
The Brazil international has been out of action for the past six weeks with a shoulder, but will return for the match at the Emirates, where three points will see the Reds move ahead of Arsene Wenger’s men.
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Steven Gerrard has called for England’s fans to be realistic regarding the nations chances at next summer’s World Cup, the Telegraph understands.
The Liverpool captain helped book the Three Lions place in Brazil with a late goal against Poland to secure a 2-0 win at Wembley, and top spot in Group H.
Daniel Agger has ended speculation that he could be set to leave Liverpool by stating his love for the club, the Metro understands.
The Dane, who was recently appointed vice captain by manager Brendan Rodgers, said that he has never considered moving away from Anfield, and wouldn’t do even if they again finish outside of the top four.
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Liverpool owner John Henry has insisted that the club “are not going to sell” Luis Suarez, the Mirror understands.
The Reds have so far rejected both of the Gunners bids for the Uruguay striker, though his behaviour and attitude throughout the close season seemed to have made his position at Anfiled untenable.
Liverpool director Ian Ayre has reiterated the clubs desire to keep hold of want-away striker Luis Suarez, Sky Sports understands.
The Uruguay international is reportedly keen on moving to a club that can offer him Champions League football, with Arsenal currently leading the race to secure his services.
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Liverpool have turned down Arsenal’s improved bid of £40m plus a pound for want-away striker Luis Suarez, the Mail Online understands.
The audacious bid is enough to trigger a reported clause in the Uruguayan’s contract which demands that the Reds tell Suarez of Arsenal’s interest in him.
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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