Schalke boss: Liverpool are rivals in the race to sign departing Chelsea man

10:53 11 June 2012

Salomon Kalou

Salomon Kalou

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Chelsea transfer news: Salomon Kalou could move to Germany

Schalke manager Huub Stevens would like to sign former Chelsea forward Salomon Kalou but faces a battle from Liverpool.

The 26-year-old is to leave Stamford Bridge in the summer after his contract expired and his future is far from certain at the moment.

“Kalou is a Bosman player this summer,” he said.

“It’s obvious; there are many other clubs keen on him. Liverpool for example. But I know for sure he wants to move away from England. This could be our chance!”

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