Jun 8, 2015
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Report: Liverpool lead the pursuit of 20-goal Argentine striker

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Reports from Tutto mercato web suggest Juventus striker Carlos Tevez could be on his way to Liverpool.

The former Manchester United and City star has been linked with a move away from the Champions League runners-up in recent months and reports suggest the Reds are in pole position for his signature.

Previously Tevez has spoken of a desire to return to South America to see out his playing days but, after a tremendous season in Italy in which he scored 20 league goals in 32 appearances, he still appears to have plenty left to offer at the highest level.

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Carlos Tevez – Cumulative Goals Scored 2014/15 (via Squawka.com)

With a playing style similar to that of Luis Suarez, the Argentine could be the perfect solution to Liverpool’s well-documented attacking problems. After all, his previous time in the Premier League is enough of an indication that he will be a huge success.

The Reds are on the verge of completing a deal for Danny Ings, but the general consensus suggests that he will suffice as little more than a back-up. Securing the signature of Carlos Tevez would be a major coup, and the first step of a long road to Anfield redemption for Brendan Rodgers.

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Chris is the founder of The Boot Room. He is a Swindon Town supporter, having lived in Wiltshire for most of his years. His work has also featured on Squawka, Bleacher Report and Eurosport.

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