Chelsea have opened talks with Mahmoud Dahoud’s representatives, according to reports.
They suggest the Blues have started negotiations with the Germany Under-21 international’s clientele with Dahoud refusing to sign a new contract with Gladbach.
The news will come as a blow to Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp, who has been a long-term admirer of the 21-year-old.
Despite opting against trying to sign him last month, the Daily Star claim Dahoud is still on Klopp’s radar.
Mahmoud Dahoud is attracting interest from Chelsea and Liverpool
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Sanchez is yet to agree a new deal with the Gunners over a contract dispute, while Wenger is expected to make a decision on his future in the coming months.
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But former Liverpool midfielder Murphy sees the duo heading towards the exit door in the summer.
“After what has happened to Arsenal this week, I would be amazed if Arsene Wenger was still there at the start of next season, he told the London Evening Standard.
"It’s not only Wenger who I expect to leave, either. When you watch Alexis Sanchez, the vibe you get is that he wants more.
"There will be bigger, more successful clubs than Arsenal who look at Sanchez and think: ‘He will do for us’.”
Danny Murphy doesn't expect Arsene Wenger and Alexis Sanchez to be at Arsenal next season
Michael Keane doesn't regret leaving Manchester United for Burnley
After failing to make the grade at Old Trafford, and going out on four separate loan spells, the talented defender joined the Clarets permanently in 2015.
“I ended up signing permanently [for Burnley] and I was really happy to do that because I’ve loved it ever since,” Keane told The Guardian.
"I do feel sometimes that things could have been different [at United] but I don’t regret anything because the move has definitely been the best thing for me.”