Chelsea prepared to lose Sturridge to Liverpool in Torres bid
The Mail on Sunday says Liverpool have agreed to let Torres go for straight cash or a part-exchange deal to the value of £50 million.
But any barriers to his departure will be removed once Chelsea meet the asking price.
Chelsea will be reluctant to lose Anelka and the Frenchman, who played at Anfield under Gerard Houllier, is unlikely to be corralled into a move.
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