Man United and Liverpool overtaken by AC Milan in chase for Dede
Vasco Da Gama’s highly-acclaimed centre-back Dede has been placed firmly in the shop window by the cash-strapped Brazilians, reports the Express. Man United and Liverpool have been scouting Dede for a while now but the English giants have seemingly been overtaken by AC Milan as Vasco’s president said this: “There is a price. You need to see if Milan intends to reach that number, then we talk. Of course, the player likes Milan and the club has a great charm.”
Liverpool to fund Mkhitaryan capture through Skrtel sale
Brendan Rodgers has been told to clear plenty of high wage earners at the club before splashing further money in the summer, prompting the Liverpool boss to offer Martin Skrtel to anyone willing to listen. The Express reports that the sale of the out-of-favour centre back is to primarily fund Liverpool’s possible move for Shakhtar Donetsk star Henrikh Mkhitaryan, who has indicated a strong desire to leave the Ukrainian club in the summer.