Here is Tuesday’s news and gossip concerning Liverpool:
Laurent Blanc has given Liverpool hope as they try to lure Paris Saint-Germain left-back Lucas Digne to Anfield, the Daily Star report.
The Ligue 1’s side’s manager has confirmed that they plan to sell some players this summer.
“We expect departures also in our group. We want to regenerate the group,” he said.
Sampdoria are ready to offer flop forward Mario Balotelli a way out of Merseyside during this window, according to the Daily Star.
However, the Serie A side have confirmed that they will only do a deal if the Reds lower their £7.1m asking price.
He could be joined in the Italian top flight by Fabio Borini next season, after newly-promoted Carpi reportedly made the striker one of their key targets, the Daily Express report.
Aston Villa and Leicester City are also interested in the former Chelsea man.
Brendan Rodgers may be about to miss out on one of his reported targets, after the Daily Express reported that Gonzalo Higuain will not be moving to Anfield.
The Argentinian is set to sign a lucrative new deal with current side Napoli.
Finally, the Reds have taken Uruguayan teenagers Juan Manuel Sanabria and Agustin Pereira on trial, the Daily Star report. The pair currently play for Nacional, the same club that former hero Luis Suarez began his career with.