Liverpool all clear to sign Atletico Madrid striker ahead of Arsenal, Chelsea and United

Nagendra / 22 May 2015

According to latest reports, Liverpool are all clear to sign Atletico Madrid striker Mario Mandzukic. Atletico Madrid want to sell the striker as they are looking for better replacements next season.

The 29-year old striker has been impressive this season with Atletico Madrid after his transfer from Bayern Munich last summer. The player has scored 2 goals and 5 assists for Atletico Madrid this seasosn in La Liga.

The player is known for his aerial threat and work ethic as he is one of very few strikers who would track back to help the defenders in defence. Atletico Madrid are willing to sell the player and a move to Premier League is very much on the cards.

The 29-year old have dran interest from the likes of Chelsea, Arsenal and Manchester United earlier but Liverpool are looking as favorites to sign the striker. Brendan Rodgers is looking to add more quality up front to the Reds attack as their signings Balotelli and Lambert have been disappointing throughout the current season failing to make any impact.

Mario Mandzukic would be a viable option for the Reds as he could help the team in creating chances even if he is not scoring.

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