Liverpool likely to miss out on 12m Astori with Southampton set to swoop
when there were doubts over the fitness of Andrea Barzagli.
Meanwhile, Liverpool are also struggling to close a deal with Blackpool for Tom Ince over the Championship club’s 7m valuation.
The winger impressed through 90
minutes of the Tangerines 1-1 FA Cup draw with Fulham on Saturday,
further underlining his top-flight credentials.