Liverpool hold out for improved offer for striker

first_img1 Fabio Borini Liverpool are demanding an improved bid from Fiorentina if the Serie A club are to land striker Fabio Borini.As talkSPORT told you on Wednesday, the 24-year-old is in talks with the La Viola about ending his miserable stay on Merseyside.The Italy international has been the subject of a £5.5m offer from Fiorentina but according to La Nazione, Liverpool are demanding around £8m for the former Sunderland forward.It is now down to the Serie A side to conjure up an increased bid for Borini and Liverpool are more than ready to offload the ex-Chelsea striker, who still has two years left on his Anfield contract.Fiorentina boss Paulo Sousa wants to tie up a deal before the start of the new season and is expected to meet with Borini’s representatives again in Italy over the weekend.last_img read more