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Liverpool ready to up their bid for Naby Keita to £70 million

Liverpool ready to up their bid for Naby Keita to &pound70 million
From ESPN - July 15, 2017

The football world is awash with gossip! Transfer Talk is monitoring the whispers ahead of all the summer moves. Check out the latest deals and potential deals here.

TOP STORY: Liverpool to bid 70m for Keita

Liverpool will make a stunning 70 million bid for No.1 target Naby Keita, reports the Mirror.

The Reds are pursuing the RB Leipzig general and believe he could be the final piece in Jurgen Klopp's jigsaw ahead of a return to the Champions League.

A 57m offer has been rejected by the Bundesliga side, with Ralph Hasenhttl keen to keep the Guinean for their own assault on Europe's top competition.

Inter Milan are also reportedly keen to enter the bidding and could trump any offer from the Reds by offering the 22-year-old back on loan for a season.

Chelsea's monster Higuain bid rejected

It's been a frustrating summer negotiating with Juventus for Chelsea, after a 70m offer was rejected for Alex Sandro, and it seems the Old Lady is not prepared to relinquish her stars to the Blues.

While Antonio Conte will have been angered by Manchester United pipping his side to the signing of Romelu Lukaku, it has pushed them to look at Gonzalo Higuain -- with Tuttosport claiming a bid worth 100m has been rebuffed.

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang is another target as Chelsea aim to fill the void set to be left by the outgoing Diego Costa.

The Spain international is being frozen out at Cobham, and sources have told ESPN FC that he will not join the squad on their preseason tour.

Toffees plan audacious Walcott move

Everton have outlined their ambitions with a flurry of signings to own the summer transfer window.

Theo Walcott is a shock target now for Ronald Koeman, according to the Mirror, with the Toffees aiming to table a 30m bid to tempt the Gunners into a sale.

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