Liverpool have joined the battle for Siena's Ivory Coast sensation Souleymane Coulibaly.

The People says Coulibaly, who will quit Italian side Siena to join the ­highest bidder, looks set to provoke a ­battle between Tottenham and Liverpool for his ­services.

The 16-year-old shooting sensation is close to going to north London as wheeler-dealer Levy tries to snap up a bargain.

However, Kop chief Kenny Dalglish is also in the hunt.

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