Malaga chasing Liverpool midfielder Lucas

Liverpool midfielder Lucas Leiva is a target for the new owners at Malaga.

Liverpool midfielder Lucas Leiva is a target for the new owners at Malaga.

Lucas, 23, has dropped out of the Reds' starting side after the arrivals of Christian Poulsen and Raul Meireles. The Brazil international is eager to find regular first team football and could be interested in a switch to the Primera Division.

talkSPORT says Liverpool could be persuaded to sell Lucas to raise funds for new players. Malaga owner Abdullah bin Nasser Al Thani splashed the cash during the summer and is understood to be prepared to sanction a January bid.

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