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Anfield side set sights on youthful trio.
Liverpool are reportedly readying moves to submit offers for a trio of young talents as Anfield director of football Damien Comolli continues to plan for the future.
The Merseyside club have struggled to make up ground in the top four race and look set to complete a third successive season without securing qualification for the Champions League but rather than setting their sights on established experienced talents, Liverpool are looking to strengthen their squad in a more cost effective manner mindful of the up and coming UEFA FPP (Financial Fair Play) guidelines.
Chief among the players on Liverpool’s wish-list is Barcelona youngster Cristian Tello who has impressed scouts sent out to monitor the young Spaniard attacker who has had a renewed presence in the Nou Camp squad as Pep Guardiola attempts to persuade the adaptable forward to put pen to paper on a new deal, something he is still to do.
Comolli has previously managed to lure Giovani dos Santos from Barcelona during his spell at Tottenham and the Frenchman will look to repeat the trick with the promise of a better chance of securing regular first team football. Tello will be more than aware just how tough it will be to secure a regular spot in Guardiola’s first team given that the likes of Alexis Sanchez, David Villa, Lionel Messi, Pedro and Isaac Cuenca are plying their trade in the roles he best suits.