Sports Mole, UK
July 5 2013
Henrikh Mkhitaryan nears Borussia Dortmund switch
If Rodgers has a spare £22m, then Shakthar striker Henrikh Mkhitaryan
could well be on his wishlist.
By Mark Langshaw, Reporter
Liverpool target Henrikh Mkhitaryan is reportedly on the verge of
signing for Borussia Dortmund from Shakhtar Donetsk.
The Ukrainian side have accepted a £21.5m offer from the Bundesliga
outfit for the Armenian international, The Mirror claims.
Shakhtar manager Mircea Lucescu recently confirmed that he would allow
Mkhitaryan to leave for a club of Barcelona or Real Madrid’s calibre,
but is said to have advised him against a move to Anfield.
Dortmund secured Champions League football for the upcoming season,
finishing as runners-up in the Bundesliga behind Bayern Munich last
Mkhitaryan scored 25 goals for Donetsk last season in the Ukrainian