Liverpool battles Arsenal for Real Madrid midfielder

EPL By: Iseghohi Odianosen | 24/04/2017

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Liverpool and arsenal are set to battle it out to sign Real Madrid want away midfielder James Rodriguez.

The Colombian has struggled for minutes under Zidane and James has just played nine matches in Spanish top flight. He wants to leave the club and get regular minutes elsewhere.

According to Transfer Market Web, both Arsenal and Liverpool are keen on the Colombia international.

The Colombian is not short of suitors aside the premier league duo the likes of AC Milan, Inter Milan and Bayern Munich are all craving for his signature.

The Italian outfit (A.C Milan) are buoyant enough due to the recent takeover by a Chinese consortium and could rival the premier league duo for the Real Madrid star.

Their city neighbours Inter are also apparently eyeing a move for Rodriguez along with German giants Bayern Munich

The midfielder, who joined Real from Monaco for £63m in 2014, has over four years left to run on his current deal.

 James equalized for Zidane's men against Barcelona on Sunday night, coming off the bench to score the late equaliser.

But it ultimately counted for little as Lionel Messi went on to fire home a dramatic stoppage time winner.

Let wait and see how the summer transfer will turn out.