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Liverpool linked with €15m move for Moussa Sow

2013-01-10 04:34:55

Fenerbahçe striker Moussa Sow linked with a Premier League move

Liverpool have offered €15 million for Fenerbahce striker Moussa Sow according to Turkish newspaper, Fanatik.

The Reds were linked with Sow prior to his Fenerbahçe move however, the Senegalese international decided to join the Istanbul club.

Sow said, "Liverpool and Arsenal had wanted to sign me, however, I decided that a move to Istanbul would be best, I love it's unique atmosphere, it's a fantastic city."

However, the 26-year-old striker has also stated his interest at playing in England one day and was quoted as saying, “I want to play in England one day.

"Liverpool, well, that is a dream club. Anyone would be happy, scoring goals in front of the Kop can be the highlight of a career" he said.

Liverpool have faced a striker shortage this season having only one fit senior striker at the club in the form of Luis Suarez. 

The Reds have strengthened recently with the signing of forward Daniel Sturridge earlier this month however, will remain exposed in the event of any more injuries to their strikers.

The former Ligue 1 Goal King joined Fenerbahçe from Lille for €10 million on a 4.5 year contract, January 2012.

The Senegalese international has scored scored 18 goals and has six assists in 41 games. Sow was nominated for the FIFA 2012 Puskas awards, his goal against Galatasaray in the Intercontinental derby on 17 March 2012 was among the years top 10 best goals.

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