Liverpool turn down huge offer for striker, Brazil star dismisses move to Anfield

Liverpool have turned down a £25 million bid from Crystal Palace for their striker Christian Benteke, according to latest reports. Liverpool Echo claims that the Eagles’ bid was instantly rejected by the Reds as they value their player at a minimum of £30 million, despite the Daily Mail claiming the club Crystal Palace has a personal agreement with the player’s representatives after a positive meeting this week. The Belgium international moved to Anfield in a £32.5 million move from Aston Villa last summer but failed to live up to the expectations in…

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Liverpool eyeing triple signing in summer, claims former Premier League player

Liverpool are planning to spend big in the summer transfer window, according to former professional player Mickey Quinn. The former Newcastle and Portsmouth star, who was born and bred in Liverpool, claims that manager Jurgen Klopp has identified Ignacio Camacho, Lucas Moura and Granit Xhaka as transfer targets and has asked the board to secure their signings. He told talkSPORT: “Ignacio Camacho, Lucas Moura and Granit Xhaka are all on the [Liverpool] hit list, and if he [Klopp] gets them, it’ll be an exciting season for Liverpool next year.” Malaga’s defensive…

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Ouch! PSG star says he rejected Man United move because he wants to win the Champions League

Paris Saint Germain star Lucas Moura has revealed that he turned down the chance to join Manchester United this summer because he thought he’d have a better chance at lifting the Champions League by staying in the French capital, according to the Metro. The Brazilian winger had been a target for the Red Devils earlier in his career, but re-emerged on their radar during the summer transfer window, however, a report on talkSPORT reveals that he had no interest in heading to Old Trafford. Not only does he enjoy the…

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Manchester United gossip: Double deal close, but world record Bale bid still planned

Here is Sunday’s news and gossip concerning Manchester United: The Red Devils are planning to make a bid for Real Madrid winger Gareth Bale, according to the Daily Express. However, they will have to break Bale’s own world record, as Madrid will not accept anything less than the £86m they paid for him in 2013. Their potential bid for Bale may not be the end of their summer spending however, as the Metro report that a double deal to sign Barcelona’s Pedro and Nicolas Gaitan of Benfica is still on…

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Manchester United in talks with Paris Saint-Germain over move for Brazilian winger

Manchester United are in talks with Paris Saint-Germain about a potential move for winger Lucas Moura, according to the Metro. The Metro suggest that the Red Devils have been interested in the 22-year-old for a considerable amount of time, having previously tried to sign the Brazilian before he agreed to move to the Ligue 1 side for £31.5m in 2013. Given that Moura has just enjoyed his best season yet at Parc des Princes, it is likely that the Old Trafford outfit may have to pay more than what was…

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