Sunderland will bid £8m to bring Fabio Borini to the club on a permanent basis, according to reports.
manager Sunderland has reportedly given the club the green light to bid £8m for Gus Poyet forward Liverpool . Fabio Borini
Despite becoming a regular with the Black Cats during a loan spell last season, a permanent move seemed to be unlikely after the Italian's agent
suggested that his client would be in Liverpool's first-team squad.
has brought Brendan Rodgers and Rickie Lambert to the club in recent weeks, meaning that opportunities in attacking areas could be rare for Borini. Adam Lallana
According to the
Daily Mail, Sunderland have registered their interest in Borini, who was named the club's Young Player of the Year last season.
The 23-year-old scored 10 goals in 40 appearances for Sunderland.
Borini expects Liverpool stay