Football agent Phil Smith on ESPN’s Between the Lines last night announced, “Watch this space on Alexander Hleb, he’s coming to Premier League”. £5M is thought to be the fee.
Birmingham are also believed to have lodged a bid for Arsenal full-back Armand Traore on loan for the of the season.
And as talk of Carlton Cole makes discerning Scousers shudder, help may well be at hand.
Bayern Munich striker Mario Gomez is interested in a move to Liverpool, according to the player’s agent. “When a club like Liverpool inquires, their interest cannot be pushed off the table,” Ferber told Kicker. Negotiations broke down last night but Liverpool are determined to get Torres support.
Koncheskyis in Liverpool this morning for a medical and an official announcement should follow later today.