Super-agent opens door for Liverpool to seal deal for goal-scoring midfielder

The agent of Liverpool target Henrikh Mkhitaryan has admitted Juventus cannot afford to buy the midfielder.

The Italian champions are on the hunt for an attacking midfielder this summer and they switched their attention to Borussia Dortmund playmaker Mkhitaryan, who has previously attracted interest from Arsenal.

However, Liverpool have been given a potential boost in the chase after the 26-year-old’s agent, Mino Raiola, admitted Serie A clubs may struggle to meet his asking price.

As quoted on the TalkSport website, he said: “He could bring something extra to the Serie A, but I don’t know whether Serie A can aff © 2017 Frontier Theme