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Liverpool & Chelsea To Battle Over £65m African Superstar

Liverpool & Chelsea To Battle Over £65 million African Superstar

By Keegan Kruger - Jul 14, 2017 01:47 PM @KeeganKruger

Jurgen Klopp’s Liverpool and Antonio Conte’s Chelsea are reportedly getting ready to battle for an African superstar valued at £65 million (R1.11 billion).

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According to The Sun, the two Premier League clubs are interested in bringing Borussia Dortmund star Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang to the Premier League.

The English publication believes that the Merseyside club is currently in pole position to sign the 28-year-old striker, because of his relationship with his former coach Klopp.

However, there have been rumours that the player is keen on a move to Stamford Bridge, where he will play alongside the likes of Eden Hazard and N’golo Kante.

Liverpool’s board are said to be a little reluctant to meet BVB’s evaluation for the Gabon international, knowing that the forward will be demanding wages for around £180 000-a-week (R3 million).

Chelsea, on the other hand, are willing to meet Dortmund’s asking price and the player’s wages seem in line to what they pay their star players. Conte is stil looking for a new main striker after telling Diego Costa he can leave and missing out on Romelu Lukaku.

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Aubameyang made 46 appearances for his Bundesliga club last season and scored 40 goals in all competitions.

Where should the African star head to next? Have your say in the comments section below. 


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2pa vuisile Jul 15, 2017 06:40 AM
Join Liverpool U'll Never Walk Alone
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musa005 Jul 14, 2017 08:47 PM
Joining Liverpool would be a bad decision,I don't see them challenging for honours like chelsea
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Melucy Khosiboy khb Jul 14, 2017 04:42 PM
Chelsea is the best he mst go thr
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kzorog Jul 14, 2017 04:42 PM
Conte must sign dis guy
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Makarios Jul 14, 2017 04:22 PM
Join the winning team CHELSEA.
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tiva_ta_wena Jul 14, 2017 03:35 PM
If Chelsea sign him then we're winning the champions league
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RockyM Jul 14, 2017 03:32 PM
Come to Anfield#YNWA

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