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Liverpool have been linked with Alessandro Bastoni; Kopites are excited

Liverpool have suffered an injury crisis like no other this season. Jürgen Klopp lost large swathes of his team to the treatment table this term and many believe that the summer transfer window will be focused on addressing these fitness issues. Liverpool have been linked with Alessandro Bastoni and Kopites are excited about it.

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Liverpool centre back situation

Before the season started many questioned the wisdom of selling Dejan Lovren without replacing him.

The decision proved to be a disaster as within a couple of months of the campaign the Reds had lost Virgil van Dijk and Joe Gomez for the season.

Joel Matip was in and out of the side until he to was ruled out in January.

Ben Davies and Ozan Kabak came in in the winter window but whether they’re the long term solution is up for debate.

Some fans and pundits believe there is still shopping to be done in the centre of defence.

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Liverpool linked with Alessandro Bastoni

There are going to be plenty of rumours heading into the summer transfer window.

The latest has seen Liverpool linked with Alessandro Bastoni.

Gazzetta Dello Sport believes the Reds would have no problem paying £43m for the 21-year-old centre back.

The Inter Milan star is described as the future of his club and country in the article.

It is easy to see why there are such lofty expectations of him given his vast first team experience at such a young age.

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There are plenty of fans getting excited about the links.

His potential is a massive draw.

Could we even get him?

Or could a certain partner in the club get on the phone?

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