Liverpool & Chelsea in battle for Ligue 1 ace

Liverpool and Chelsea are both tracking Marseille attacker Andre Ayew, according to reports from The Mirror.

The Ghanaian ace is set to be a free agent at the end of the season when his contract expires, and l’OM are resigned to losing their man.

Ayew himself is believed to be desperate to move to the Premier League, and has spoken in the past of his desire to play for Liverpool.

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The Reds are rumoured to be one of the sides tracking the pacey ace, but Chelsea are also in the running.

Blues boss Jose Mourinho sees his energy as a potentially useful tool to have in his armoury, despite his significant signings during the summer just gone.

Marseille have been battling to keep their man, yet they are understood to have all but given up on convincing him to stay put.

A number of other sides from across Europe are also keen on him.

Ayew represented his nation at the World Cup earlier this year, scoring a goal in the 2-1 group stage loss to the United States of America.

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