Liverpool midfielder tops Inter Milan’s January shopping list

Inter Milan are planning a move to sign Lucas Leiva from Liverpool during the upcoming January window with hopes of reigniting his career after very limited playing time at Anfield, Talksports reports.

The 27-year-old old midfielder has only made five league appearances this season as the Serie A giants are closely monitoring his situation in their bids to replace Esteban Cambiasso who recently joined Leicester City.

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Roberto Mancini is already familiar with what Lucas has to offer after his time managing Manchester City as he sees him as a top target to reinforce his squad.

However, he is not alone in the search for the out-of-favour anchorman after former Reds manager Rafael Benitez is also believed to be keeping a close eye on the Brazilian for his Napoli squad.

In recent campaigns, he was a regular face in the starting eleven, but injuries forced him to miss a host of matches as he now has to once again prove his worth to Brendan Rodgers.


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