Reds set to trump rivals in rave for Baggies youngster.
Liverpool finally look set to hijack Tottenham’s £25m move for West Bromwich Albion striker Saido Berahino next month, according to the Daily Mail.
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Brendan Rodgers has had his eye on the England striker since the start of the season, but had been unwilling to meet the Baggie’s £25m valuation, but now looks set to press ahead with the move when the transfer window re-opens later this week.
Plans with regards to Liverpool’s move for Berahino are said to be progressing well after Rodgers made the capture of a new striker his top January priority.
Tottenham had also been hoping to strike a deal for the exciting young hit man after shelving plans to move for Southampton forward Jay Rodriguez, whose delay to full fitness has caused Mauicio Pochettino to look elsewhere.
Spurs had made an initial enquiry over Berahino’s availability, but are now being made to reassess their targets for January.
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