Liverpool are launching a massive bid for Benfica winger Lazar Markovic. The People says Liverpool are ready to make a £25million move for Markovic - with the super Serb willing to come.

Brendan Rodgers has gone back in for his number one target as both Benfica and the Serbian superstar send out positive messages.

The Kop chief has been on midfield magician Markovic's trail for months.

But now the £30million valuation is falling - and Liverpool also understand that Markovic is keen to come.

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