Liverpool Transfer News Live: Reds to Sign Schalke’s £25m defender And Ousame Dembele Wanted On-Loan

Liverpool are currently linked to some of the finest players in the world as they continue to revamp thier star sudden squad. According to Bundesliga reporter Chris Williams, Liverpool have approached Schalke defender Ozan Kabak.

The Reds are optimistic of signing the highly rated 20-year-old Turkish international to replace the departed Dejan Lovren and provide Liverpool with more options at the back. Currently, Liverpool have only 3 centre backs but only one is fit enough to play 20 games or more in a row- Virgil Van Dijk.

Jurgen KLopp is now forced to partner Van DIjk with a makeshift defensive midfielder {Fabinho} who is now needed in the holding role after Jordan Henderson suffered a possible thigh injury during Liverpool’s 2-0 win over Chelsea.

Liverpool will certainly sigh a centre back and Ozan Kabak will be the ideal defender to sign due to his abilities and resale value.

According to Marca, Liverpool could sign Barcelona’s flop Ousame Dembele on a season loan deal. The 23-year-old France international has struggled with form and fitness since joining Barcelona from Borrusia Dortmund 3 season ago in a $110m deal.

The Reds are now strongly linked to take the attacker on loan but sources inside Barcelona prefer he leaves on Loan.

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