This source claims that Rafa is hot on the heels of this Euro 2008 star!
Liverpool are chasing Hamburg striker Ivica Olic.
The experienced Croatia international is coming off contract in the summer and is ready to quit the Bundesliga.
Valencia and Villarreal are confirmed suitors and the Sunday Mirror says Liverpool boss Rafa Benitez is also keen on the pacy Olic. (tribalfootball.com)
Olic is a talented nippy front man who also works well out on the left and this is the not the first time his name has cropped up in relation to speculation of a move to Merseyside. Last term he finished top scorer at SV Hamburg which helped the side into fourth spot and new boss Martin Jol will be loathed to let him leave but the Croatian international may feel that any ambition to play in the Champions League could be more effectively achieved at Liverpool a club who of the kind of stature that is sure to turn the 29 year old former CSKA Moscow star’s head. Do Anfield supporters think that Olic could be a clever signing?
Brand New Feature. (1-10 scale, One = Pure make believe, Ten = is a transfer all but complete)
Mr Comfort’s Likely-ometer: 5/10