Liverpool reportedly made a suggestion to signal Turkey defender Caglar Soyuncu in the course of the summer time window however he joined La Liga giants Atletico Madrid as an alternative.
Based on a report from Mundo Deportivo, the 27-year-old was focused by Liverpool and Newcastle this summer time, and each golf equipment submitted a suggestion to him.
After Leicester Metropolis received relegated, Soyuncu was allowed to depart the membership. Atletico chased him down for months and finally signed him as a free agent.
The Turkish centre-back reportedly earns round £45,000-per-week and assembly his wages wouldn’t have been a giant downside for the Reds.
Soyuncu spent 5 seasons within the Premier League with the Foxes the place he made 132 appearances for them in all competitions. Together with his high quality and expertise, he would have been a implausible addition to Jurgen Klopp’s aspect.
It was anticipated that Liverpool would signal at the very least one high quality centre-back this summer time, however in the long run, they didn’t land one.
The Anfield giants concentrated their efforts on bolstering the midfield with 4 gamers arriving this summer time. Ideally, a participant like Soyuncu free of charge would have been good, however it was his choice in the long run to maneuver to Spain.
Liverpool do have to make a healthful change on the again in some unspecified time in the future. Joel Matip might be a free agent subsequent summer time and he’s sure to depart the membership.
Joe Gomez, when match, generally is a useful possibility, however his horrible harm document stays a significant fear. The identical might be stated about Ibrahima Konate who’s but to indicate his finest kind for the membership.
Virgil van Dijk has a contract on the membership till 2025 however the 32-year-old’s recreation time must be managed to make sure he’s accessible for the largest video games. Put merely, the Reds want extra our bodies on the again, both in January or subsequent summer time.