Liverpool are considered defensive signings earlier than the switch window closes on the finish of this month.
The Reds are going by way of an damage disaster on the again they usually have already misplaced their beginning centre backs in Virgil van Dijk and Joe Gomez.
Jurgen Klopp has relied upon Fabinho and Joel Matip of their absence however the Cameroon defender picked up a severe ankle ligament damage in opposition to Tottenham Hotspur yesterday.
In keeping with journalist Manu Lonjon, Klopp is wanting to usher in centre backs this month and Botman has been watched commonly by the Premier League membership.
Jurgen Klopp a besoin de défenseurs centraux … consideration à S Botman ( Lille) régulièrement supervisé par les Reds.
— Manu ⭐️⭐️ (@ManuLonjon) January 29, 2021
SL View: Botman might be greater than a brief time period repair for the Reds
The 21-year-old has accomplished very properly within the French League and is rated as the most effective younger defenders round Europe proper now.
There is no such thing as a doubt that he may show to be a high quality long run addition for the Reds and it is going to be attention-grabbing to see if Liverpool can persuade Lille to promote the participant this late within the window.
The younger Dutchman has the potential to grow to be a high quality participant and his membership are prone to demand a premium for him.
Liverpool are nonetheless very a lot within the title race and within the Champions League they usually can’t afford to threat their season by not signing a participant this month.
It stays to be seen whether or not the membership hierarchy are prepared to again Klopp available in the market for a defender even when they need to pay over the percentages.