Manchester City preparing to make improved offer for Raheem Sterling

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Manchester City will reportedly make one final offer for Raheem Sterling, but they are still not prepared to match Liverpool’s valuation for the winger, according to the Daily Mirror, READ MORE: Manchester City News and Goals The Mirror claim that the Citizens had an initial bid of £30m rejected for the 20-year-old, as the Reds revealed they valued Sterling at £50m. But, rather than meet the Merseyside club’s asking price, City will add £10m to their original offer. However, the Mirror report that the Eastlands side intend to make it known that…

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Liverpool reject Manchester City’s opening offer for Raheem Sterling

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Liverpool have rejected an offer of £30m for Raheem Sterling from Manchester City, as they believe he is worth nearly double what the Citizens have offered. READ MORE: Liverpool News and Goals According to the Liverpool Echo, the bid involved the Mancunian club paying £25m immediately, with an extra £5m being made up in potential add-ons. However, the Echo suggest that the offer was swiftly rejected by the Reds, as they were hoping for around £50m. The asking price is unlikely to deter the two-time Premier League champions, as the Echo…

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Former Liverpool star Michael Owen says club should cash in on Raheem Sterling

Former Liverpool star Michael Owen believes the club should cash in on Raheem Sterling, saying that he has reached the point of no return with the fans, The Sun reports. READ MORE: Liverpool News and Goals Liverpool line up Glen Johnson replacement Markovic Benfica: Winger may make shock return to former club Owen claims that the bad blood between the player, club and fans has reached boiling point and that the best thing to do for everyone one involved is to part ways. “Now it’s gone a bit too far,”…

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Liverpool’s Raheem Sterling is ‘sixth most extensive player on earth’ at £59.7m

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An independent research company has claimed that Liverpool forward Raheem Sterling has been valued at £59.7m, The Sun reports. READ MORE: Liverpool News and Goals But that means that both he and Liverpool could find a move harder to come by as the Reds will be unlikely to accept a penny less than the stated fee. The Football Observatory carried out a study on “transfer values and probabilities” of possible transfers, and they have figured that Sterling is the sixth most expensive player in the world. Ranking behind Lionel Messi…

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Top ten players with the highest transfer values: surprise Premier League name makes the top two

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Now the season is over, many football fans will be excited at the prospect of the summer transfer window, hoping that their club can negotiate an absolute bargain that is going to propel them up the table. However, they will also be cautious to avoid splashing the cash on a player that will end up on the scrapheap in 12 months’ time, discarded as a flop. The Football Observatory have compiled a list that may give a better idea of the true value of the very best players from across the…

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England boss Roy Hodgson offers Raheem Sterling advice

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England boss Roy Hodgson has offered some advice to Raheem Sterling, after the winger received plenty of abuse during the Three Lions’ friendly with the Republic of Ireland on Sunday. The 20-year-old’s every touch was jeered by sections of both fans inside the Aviva Stadium following his ongoing contract situation at Liverpool, and it appeared to impact upon his performance as he failed to do anything of note in Dublin, before being substituted midway through the second half. The Daily Mirror reported that Hodgson – who selected the winger for…

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Jordan Henderson begs Raheem Sterling to stay at Liverpool

Liverpool skipper Jordan Henderson has begged teammate Raheem Sterling to stay at Liverpool whilst on international duty with England, according to The Sun. READ MORE: Liverpool News and Goals James Milner Liverpool: Midfielder won’t replace Steven Gerrard Sterling has recently refused to put pen to paper on a new deal to stay at Anfield, and as such has become one of the most sought after players in Europe this summer. Liverpool have valued him at a whopping £50m, and on Friday Premier League rivals Manchester City made the Reds a…

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(Images) Raheem Sterling relaxed on holiday while transfer storm rages at home

Liverpool winger Raheem Sterling has been hiding himself away from the transfer storm surrounding his name this month be heading for a sun-kissed break in Dubai with his girlfriend. The 20-year-old jetted off to the Middle East for a post season break with girlfriend, Paige Milian, who posted a couple of snaps of them relaxing online. Milian uploaded a few pictures up onto her Instagram account, and accompanied them with the caption: “missing Dubai”. Sterling was with the Liverpool squad for their end of season tour of the area, which…

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Man City tell Liverpool they intend to sign Raheem Sterling

Manchester City have told Liverpool that they want to buy winger Raheem Sterling from them this summer, The Sun reports. READ MORE: Manchester City Transfer Gossip Representatives from the two sides met at the Premier League’s AGM in Harrogate on Thursday, where City made it clear to their rivals that they want to take the 20-year-old off their hands. Liverpool are apparently reluctantly ready to let the contract rebel leave, but only if their £50m valuation is met, and City are prepared to pay it in order to see off…

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Analysis: Sterling must improve drastically to reach Real standard

When he burst on to the scene in the early part of 2012-13, Raheem Sterling was seen by those in Liverpool and much further afield as the proverbial breath of  fresh air as he took on and often got the better of much more experienced and highly regarded opponents, leaving many observers to need reminding that he was only 17 years of age. With a combination of pace and youthful trickery, he was fast gaining admiration. There was the occasional off-colour performance, but that was to be expected of somebody…

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Man United line up £25m opening bid for arch rivals’ winger

Manchester United are set to send the transfer race for Liverpool’s Raheem Sterling into overdrive as they prepare their own £25m bid for the winger, according to the Daily Mirror. READ MORE: Manchester United Transfer Gossip United made an initial approach for the unsettled 20-year-old last month, which was promptly rejected by the Reds hierarchy. However, van Gaal is not yet ready to give up on the chase for the starlet, and will test Liverpool’s resolve in the coming days with a renewed bid. The Dutchman sees Sterling as one…

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Ten swap deals that could happen this summer: Chelsea and Man United prepared to offer up stars to land top targets

With the transfer market fast approaching, there will be a number of transfers that will require an extra sweetener to help push a deal through. SEE ALSO: Liverpool willing to trade Sterling for Arsenal pair When money isn’t enough, players are offered up in exchange, and this upcoming window has the scope to see a number of deals being done on this basis. With that in mind, we’ve compiled a list of ten possible swap deals that could go ahead in the coming months. Felipe Luis (Chelsea) and Koke (Atletico…

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Liverpool willing to trade Raheem Sterling for English Arsenal pair

Liverpool are allegedly willing to strike a deal that will allow Raheem Sterling to join Arsenal, but only if the Gunners will part with Theo Walcott and Kieran Gibbs in return, according to ESPNFC. READ MORE: Arsenal Goals and Highlights Sterling is still refusing to sign a new deal with the Reds, and is being heavily tipped to leave before the expiration of his current contract in 2017. Liverpool have continually stated that the England international is not for sale, but are now reportedly attempting to engineer a situation that…

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Real Madrid set to make their £45m move for Raheem Sterling

La Liga giants Real Madrid are believed to be weighing up their move for Liverpool star Raheem Sterling and will open talks about a £45m transfer over the next fortnight, according to reports in The Sun. Latest and breaking transfer rumours, news and gossip from the January and summer transfer windows 2015 brought to you by the world’s favourite football blog – CaughtOffside.com! A friendly between legends of the two sides is scheduled to take part in Spain on June 14, and Anfield chiefs will travel down to attend. Madrid…

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Jurgen Klopp effectively rules out Liverpool manager job this summer

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Liverpool boss Brendan Rodgers will probably be breathing a huge sigh of relief today after Jurgen Klopp revealed that he intends to take a break from the game before making his next move. Latest and breaking transfer rumours, news and gossip from the January and summer transfer windows 2015 brought to you by the world’s favourite football blog – CaughtOffside.com! According to The Sun, the 47-year-old – who oversaw his final match as Borussia Dortmund manager at the weekend – will take a year out of the game, having spent the last…

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Manchester City to offer striker plus £50m for Liverpool winger

Manchester City will reportedly offer Edin Dzeko as well as £50m in their attempt to lure Raheem Sterling to the Etihad Stadium. According to the Daily Mirror, Manuel Pellegrini’s men are worried about the prospect of missing out on the England international, with Arsenal also interested in signing the 20-year-old. City are apparently therefore willing to make the large offer for the player. The deal would probably offer a suitable result for both parties, after BBC Sport reported earlier in the week that Sterling wishes to leave Anfield and will not be extending…

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Man City to make £45m Sterling bid

Manchester City have emerged as heavy favourites to sign unsettled Liverpool winger Raheem Sterling, and will make a £45m bid when the transfer window opens, according to the Daily Mail. It has been widely reported that Sterling will reject a contract worth £100,000 per week and tell Liverpool that he would like to leave, rumours intensified by comments made by his agent, with Aidy Ward claiming in an interview with the London Evening Standard that the 20-year-old will not commit his future to the club even if he were offered…

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