Liverpool ready to break transfer record for £86m star as Milan propose audacious Thiago swap

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Media Watch: Liverpool are "in love with" Pedri, readying a bid of around £86m. Milan are eyeing a stunning transfer for a Spanish midfielder of their own.
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Welcome to our Liverpool.com media watch piece. Maybe not the first, we've definitely done transfer round-ups before, and European round-ups, so I guess in some ways it's not that new at all. Anyway, we thought we would enter the world of football in a broad and roundabout manner for you and have some fun with some of the stories and captions doing the daily rounds.

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Nike release new third kit

Liverpool finally unveiled their third kit this morning, confirming what had been an open secret: yellow is back.

The club has a rich history of yellow change strips, but early indications suggest this one may not go down as a classic. Of course, if Trent Alexander-Arnold bangs in a 30-yard screamer in the Champions League final while wearing it, the picture may change — but in terms of sheer aesthetic appeal, it has received mixed reviews.

The Liverpool.com writers have given their thoughts : what do you think?

Jota and Mané in scoring form

It has been a relatively productive international break for Liverpool players, and Diogo Jota put in the pick of the performances with a goal and assist in Portugal's 3-0 win over Azerbaijan.

The former Wolves man had a very streaky Euros campaign with his nation, but he has started the season in strong form for Liverpool — and has carried that onto the international stage. With Roberto Firmino absent through injury, it is more important than ever that he continues his hot streak upon his Premier League return.

His goal will have looked…
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