Guardian: Liverpool ready to rival Chelsea for Jack Butland
- Liverpool have a strong interest in Stoke's shot-stopper
- The Blues are looking to sign Butland should Thibaut Courtois leave
Stoke City's Jack Butland is understood to have been on a list of priority signing targets drawn up by Liverpool.
According to the bookies, Chelsea and Arsenal are chasing Liverpool in a race for the goalie. He might be poised to leave the relegated side in the summer as a number of Premier League clubs are eyeing a potential move.
The 25-year-old's contract with Stoke runs until 2021. Transfermarkt value him at €22 million.