Report: Liverpool to increase offer for Southampton’s Nathaniel Clyne up to £16m

Southampton defender Nathaniel Clyne is reportedly on the radar of Premier League rivals Liverpool.

Liverpool are ready to make an increased offer to sign Nathaniel Clyne from Southampton in the summer transfer window, according to The Sun.

The Reds are interested in signing the England international defender and made an initial offer of £10 million for his services.

Having seen that bid turned down by Premier League rivals Southampton, the Merseyside outfit will now made a second attempt, claim The Sun.

According to the British tabloid, Liverpool will increase their bid to £13m with £3m in add-ons.

It remains to be seen if Southampton will be open to selling Clyne if this alleged second bid is made.

Clyne is one of the best right-backs in the Premier League and is the first choice for the England national team.

The 24-year-old was in impressive form in the recently concluded 2014-15 season, making 35 appearances in the Premier League.

The former Crystal Palace star scored two goals and created 22 chances, and had a pass accuracy of 78% and a shot accuracy of 36%.

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