Football

€20m strike superstar 'would be sold to Liverpool'

Published Add your comment

Football News
24/7

Liverpool strike target Mirko Vucinic will be allowed to leave Roma, according to reports in Italy.

The Montenegro international was speculatively linked with a move to Anfield in the closing stages of the last transfer window, with former Liverpool boss Roy Hodgson thought to be keen on the player.

Kenny Dalglish's appointment as manager on Merseyside is not thought to have ended the interest of Liverpool in the player, although the club will have to wait until the summer if they wish to sign the €20 million rated player.

Il Corriere dello Sport claims that the Serie 'A' outfit are in need of cash, and will consider selling the player given the 'firm' interest from the Reds.

Goal.com goes on to claim that Roma 'would sell Vucinic to Liverpool', if the financial constraints continue to be an issue at the Stadio Olimpico.

The striker began his career at Sutjeska Nikšić before joining Lecce in 2000, a club where he would become a cult hero during his six years.

Roma would sign the 27-year-old for a fee rising to around €4 million in 2006, and the forward has improved year-on-year during his time with i Giallorossi.

Liverpool are searching for an attacking foil for Fernando Torres at Anfield, and while Dalglish is thought to have a shortlist containing a number of players, a striker is believed to be the priority.

New owners NESV have pledged money to spend for the Barclays Premier League outfit, and so the valuation is unlikely to prove a major issue for Liverpool.

Immediate availability could be however, and Vucinic is likely to be a first option should the club fail to land a striker in the remaining weeks of the window.

Do YOU want to write for GiveMeSport? Get started today by signing-up and submitting an article HERE: http://gms.to/writeforgms

Topics:
Football
Premier League
Liverpool

Article Comments

Report author of article

Please let us know if you believe this article is in violation of our editorial policy, please only report articles for one of the following reasons.

Report author

DISCLAIMER

This article has been written by a member of the GiveMeSport Writing Academy and does not represent the views of GiveMeSport.com or SportsNewMedia. The views and opinions expressed are solely that of the author credited at the top of this article. GiveMeSport.com and SportsNewMedia do not take any responsibility for the content of its contributors.

Want more content like this?

Like our GiveMeSport Facebook Page and you will get this directly to you.

Already Subscribed to Facebook, don't ask me again

Follow GiveMeSport on Twitter and you will get this directly to you.

Already Following, don't ask me again

Like our GiveMeSport Page and you will get this directly to you.

Already Subscribed to G+, don't ask me again