When sorrows come, they come not single spies, but in battalions. Not my words but those of Billy Shakespeare. Although they are probably being echoed around Eastlands in an Italian accent as we speak.
Word on the street is that interests registered for both Fernando Torres and Edin Dzeko have sensationally been vetoed by the players themselves before any discussion about money.
Liverpool fans can certainly take heart from from what was a pre emptive strike by Manchester City. But who could blame them for trying? The situation at Liverpool can only be described as volatile and should Fernando have a good tournament interest in the player and his value will only soar.
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