Liverpool are set to make a major bid for Brest striker Nolan Roux.

The Daily Mail says Liverpool are weighing up a surprise £6.5m deal for Roux.

The 23-year-old is heading to England for talks this week and reports in France say Anfield is his destination.

Liverpool are willing to match the release clause in the Frenchman's contract to see off competition from Marseille and Schalke 04.

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