With the January transfer window open next week, we take a look at Saturday’s Liverpool transfer gossip from the media.
Birmingham’s financial situation could force them into selling goalkeeper Jack Butland, 19, to Liverpool. (Daily Mirror)
Liverpool midfielder Joe Cole, 31, will ask for a £3.6m pay-off to quit the club in January – he has 18 months remaining on his £100,000 per week deal. QPR and Reading want to sign Cole. (Metro)
Liverpool, along with Arsenal, are interested in Schakle midfielder Lewis Holtby after the 22-year old midfielder announced his intention to quit the Bundesliga club. (Daily Mail)
Brendan Rodgers will sign Tom Ince and Daniel Sturridge in January but his main spending will be saved for the summer. (Numerous)
Brendan Rodgers admits Liverpool have had to rely too heavily on their younger players this season and hopes to bring more experienced names to Anfield when the January transfer window opens. (The Guardian)