Liverpool reject Roma bid for Sakho

Liverpool have rejected an move from Italian giants AS Roma for defender Mamadou Sakho.

The Daily Express reports that Roma wanted to sign the defender on loan, with a view to a permanent deal, but the bid was instantly rejected by the Reds.

The France international did not feature in Liverpool’s first game of the season against Stoke City.

Reports suggest the 25-year-old remains a part of Brendan Rodgers’ plans at Anfield.