Inter Milan outcast Wesley Sneijder wants to join Liverpool. The Daily Star Sunday says he Reds are ready to sell Sebastian Coates to help fund their pursuit of the Dutch master.

Newcastle United want Uruguay centre-back Coates, 22, a ­­ £7million signing from Nacional 18 months ago.

In negotiations for Sneijder, Liverpool have admitted they would need to move players out before they could bring him in.

Inter Milan's Dutch midfielder is still stalling on an £8m transfer to Galatasaray in Turkey, because his preference is to sign for a top Premier League club.