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Liverpool could bid 35million for Leeds midfielder Kalvin Phillips and Arsenal have offered 50m plus Lucas Torreira for Fiorentina goal machine Dusan Vlahovic.
Those two stories lead the overnight transfer talk – along with Chelsea, Tottenham and the Gunners being linked to Inter Milan superstar Ivan Perisic.
Manchester United are also thought to be monitoring Phillips – and it’s claimed Real Madrid are also keen.
But England star Phillips might be ‘seduced’ by the idea of joining Jurgen Klopp’s entertainers, especially as United are Leeds’ fiercest rivals.
Meanwhile, Arsenal have reportedly made a huge leap forward in the race for Serbian superstarVlahovic.
Juventus are also keen but Torreira’s impressive loan form for Fiorentina could be a winning car for the Gunners.
Manchester United want 15m for forgotten defender Phil Jones, who is on Newcastle’s radar.
And Barcelona and Bayern Munich are said to be eyeing Chelsea centre-back Andreas Christensen.
Everton could make a shock move for ex-manager Roberto Martinez afteraxingRafa Benitez.
Finally, Klopp insists he still believes Liverpool can overhaul ManchesterCity’s 11-point Prem lead afterthe Reds beat Brentford 3-0 yesterday.