AS Monaco are chasing Liverpool midfielder Christian Poulsen.

Le Parisien says Monaco are hunting for a new midfield signing before next week's transfer deadline falls.

The French club have a shortlist of names - with Poulsen their top target.

Poulsen has endured a difficult time at Liverpool since his arrival from Juventus in the summer, but Reds boss Kenny Dalglish insists the Dane can still be a success in England.

Monaco have the spending power to convince Dalglish to cash in on the midfielder.

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