Paper Talk: Liverpool close in on Valdes

Free-agent Victor Valdes will join Liverpool next month and Chelsea, Liverpool, Arsenal and Man United are tracking PSV ace Zakaria Bakkali.

Last Updated: 07/09/14 at 09:29 Post Comment

Victor Valdes: Heading for Anfield

Victor Valdes: Heading for Anfield

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