Liverpool get massive boost in chase for La Liga goal-machine

Liverpool have been handed a transfer boost in the race for Atletico Madrid’s Mario Mandzukic, according to the Metro.

Striker Mandzukic, 29, is being lined up by Brendan Rodgers, as Atletico are looking to replace the him with Aston Villa centre-forward Christian Benteke.

Mandzukic has managed 12 goals in 27 La Liga appearances this season, but looks set for a transfer to the Premier League.

He could command a transfer fee of around £25 million. © 2017 Frontier Theme