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Liverpool and Real Madrid reportedly can’t afford the wages that Paris Saint-Germain are offering forward Kylian Mbappe, while Jadon Sancho continues to be linked with the Reds.

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Liverpool head to Old Trafford on Thursday seeking a first win at Manchester United under Jurgen Klopp.

Get the three points in that one and the Champions League places could be in sight.

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