Liverpool are reportedly closing in on signing some of the best players in Europe this summer. The Reds are optimistic of retaining the Premier League title for a second consecutive season but to achieve that fate, they need to strengthen three more areas in the pitch.
They need a top defender to replace the departed Dejan Lovren. A versatile winger to provide cover for Mohamed Salah or Sadio Mane in case of injury or fatigue and a central midfielder to replace the departed Adam Lallana.
Thiago Alcantara– According to RMC Sports, Thiago Alcantara has agreed a four year contact to join Liverpool after the Champions League. The 29-year-old has also found a house at Meyseside as he hopes to play in the Premier League before ending his trophy laden career.
The midfielder though will cost Liverpool $30m to sign but the Reds are only willing to pay $20m.
Ben White– According to Sky Sport, Liverpool re interested in signing Leeds United highly rated defender Ben White. The Reds see him as the long term replacement for the departed Dejan Lovren. Althogh, they face competition from Manchester United, Everton and Chelsea.
Ismaila Sarr– Liverpool are reportedly close to reach.ing an agreement to sign Watford’s pacy winger Ismaila Sarr. The Senegalese posses the quality and pace to play for Liverpool’s swashbuckling team but, he cost them $40m or more to sign.