Brendan Rodgers has been busy in the transfer market, this summer, and his work seems nowhere near over, as he is reportedly ready to make a second bid for Real Madrid midfielder Asier Illarramendi. After a brilliant 2013/14 campaign, when they finished second on the Premier League table, the Merseysiders had fallen flat, with the departure of Uruguayan striker Luis Suarez. The departure of former captain and club icon Steven Gerrard to Major League Soccer (MLS) does not seem to have helped their cause in midfield either. Thus, requiring more from their midfield, manager Rodgers seems to be pursuing Real holding midfielder Illarramendi. The Reds had earlier gone for the Spaniard with a £10 million bid, which was turned by the bosses at the Santiago Bernabeu. However, according to the Daily Mirror, Rodgers is said to be preparing an improved £15 million pound offer. Illarramendi has had only 10 starts in the La Liga, last season, and is said to be […]
Liverpool will return with an improved offer for Real Madrid midfielder Asier Illarramendi.
Liverpool To Return With Increased €22m Bid For Real Madrid Midfielder
Liverpool FC are lining up a £15m bid for Asier Illarramendi, according to reports in the Daily Star.
Liverpool FC have been linked with a potential late bit for Real Madrid's Asier Illarramendi.