Inter Milan have tried again for Liverpool attacker Dirk Kuyt.

Corriere dello Sport says Inter have asked for Kuyt during talks over Javier Mascherano.

Inter coach Rafa Benitez sees Kuyt as ideal cover for star striker Diego Milito.

Meanwhile, Inter chiefs were informed that Liverpool boss Roy Hodgson intends to play Mascherano in Europa League action this week as transfer talks threaten to collapse.

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