Transfer Latest: Liverpool and Everton eye early business

Merseyside enemies Liverpool and Everton both enjoyed successful campaigns last year and will both be competing in Europe next season.

So, as expected, Brendan Rodgers and Roberto Martinez will already be busy trying to get business done in order to ensure their sides are prepared and well-equipped to cope with the rigours European competition brings.

Rodgers will also have one eye on winning the title, while Martinez’s top-four hopes will be stronger than ever after falling at the final hurdle last season.

So it comes as no surprise that both sides have been dominating our transfer news pages this morning. Here’s just a few to keep you going until lunch…

Hammers ace wants Anfield switch

Martinez predicts difficult transfer window

Reds starlet wants to be like Sterling

Martinez to return for former Toffees ace