Regardless of the summer time switch window solely closing at first of the month rumours are already circulating about what kind of strikes Liverpool might make in January.
Jurgen Klopp accomplished the signings of 4 new midfielders within the window simply gone and it’s now anticipated that the German tactician will flip his consideration to strengthening his backline in January.
Soccer Insider are reporting that West Ham United defender Nayef Aguerd is of curiosity to the Reds with the outlet claiming the Anfield outfit ‘might be part of the race for his signature’ within the new 12 months.
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Manchester Metropolis are additionally believed to have an interest within the Morocco worldwide who solely joined the Hammers from French sides Rennes final summer time.
He price David Moyes’ aspect £30m and signed a deal till 2027 that means the Irons would demand a sizeable payment for the central defender.
Journalist Neil Jones namedropped Aguerd some time again claiming the 27-year-old is ‘nicely preferred’ by these on the pink half of Merseyside and with Joel Matip now within the remaining 12 months of his present deal Klopp and Co. will definitely be eyeing up some replacements for our No. 32.
It’s unlikely that the previous Cameroon worldwide can be provided a brand new contract at L4 and our solely different senior choices at centre half are Virgil van Dijk, Ibou Konate and Joe Gomez.
It’s not but an space of concern however our choices in defence look scarce in comparison with our midfield and assault which have been strengthened considerably throughout the previous few switch home windows.
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