Liverpool are in dire need of defensive reinforcements. There’s no shame in admitting when you need a little help and boy oh boy do we need help. There have been numerous defenders linked with an Anfield switch. Fabrizio Romano has claimed Liverpool are in contact with David Alaba, Twitter has reacted to the news.
Liverpool need a defender
Liverpool have lost every one of their centre backs this season.
Every last one of them.
Virgil van Dijk ruptured his ACL in the Merseyside Derby after an horrendous Jordan Pickford tackle.
Joe Gomez was ruled out not long afterwards when he picked up a knee problem in England training.
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Since then we’ve also lost Joel Matip for stretches, the Cameroonian is currently out with an abductor issue.
Fabinho and Jordan Henderson started at centre back for our last game.
It’s safe to say we need reinforcements.
Liverpool contact David Alaba
Michael Edwards loves a bargain, a free transfer falls right into that category.
According to Fabrizio Romano, Liverpool have been in contact with David Alaba about a possible free transfer at the end of the season.
The Austrian defender is out of contract in the summer and the vultures are circling.
Real Madrid are said to be in pole position for the 28-year-old’s signature with Los Blancos thought to be his dream club.
Liverpool are unlikely to go down without a fight given the player’s immense versatility.
Twitter reacts to Alaba news
Fans really, really want him.
Maybe Thiago could have a word with his old mate?
Can we afford his wages?
Can we afford to wait?