5 Realistic centre-back options for Liverpool

Jurgen Klopp may need an extra defender to see the title race through

Posted by Tom Bodell
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Liverpool have looked short at the back in recent weeks.

With Joe Gomez, Joel Matip and Dejan Lovren all sidelined with injuries, Jurgen Klopp has been forced to use Fabinho as a makeshift centre-half alongside Virgil van Dijk.

Admittedly, the Brazilian has risen to the challenge well, but with the Champions League to come next month amid a packed fixture schedule, the Reds may dip into the transfer market.

If they do, we’ve looked at five possible transfer targets who could bolster the Premier League leaders’ back-line.

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