QPR Borini bid accepted

  • Last Updated: September 2 2014, 0:58 BST

Harry Redknapp has launched a £10million bid to hijack Sunderland's long-term pursuit of Liverpool striker Fabio Borini.

Fabio Borini: QPR bid accepted
Fabio Borini: QPR bid accepted

The QPR boss has moved to gazump Sunderland's bid to take Borini back to the Stadium of Light on loan or on a permanent basis, with Liverpool accepting Rangers' initial £10million offer, Press Association Sport understands.

Black Cats boss Gus Poyet admitted he could not reveal all the details surrounding Sunderland's protracted negotiations over a season-long loan with Borini on Saturday, and now QPR are ready to beat the Stadium of Light outfit to the punch.