Liverpool keeping tabs on €75m-rated Premier League playmaker

Liverpool planning surprise move for Chelsea playmaker Mason Mount. With deal negotiations collapsing amid renewed salary demands, England international’s future at Chelsea has come in significant doubt.

There is an interesting situation brewing at the London club, with the Blues likely making crucial decisions on the futures of important footballers. After two windows of enormous spending, Chelsea must align with FFP regulations to avoid complications.

Adding several youngsters in winter has brought the FFP spotlight on Chelsea. Potter has struggled to manage such a big squad, meaning they could conduct a few sales to balance their act. Some of the homegrown players could find themselves transfer listed.

The Reds are also firmly in the battle as Klopp wants a player of Mason’s profile. Liverpool could overhaul parts of their squad, particularly in the middle of the pitch, to ensure a new era at Merseyside club. They have considerably struggled for relevance this campaign. Signing Mount could be seen as a huge coup for the Merseyside giants.