Liverpool ready to offer big contract for shock summer target

Liverpool are set to battle for Middlesbrough starlet Ben Gibson, according to the Daily Mirror website.

The England Under-21 international has come through Boro’s academy system and is now a regular under Aitor Karanka, who has turned the club into promotion contenders.

However, Liverpool have been eyeing up a move as of late as Brendan Rodgers has been impressed by his talent.

The 19-year-old penned a new long-term deal in August, guaranteeing that Boro would get a sizeable fee. © 2017 Frontier Theme