Liverpool are reportedly interested in Barcelona right backs Dani Alves, Martin Montoya and Uruguyan international Maxi Pereira. Liverpool have endured a disappointing start to the season so far with only four wins from the opening 11 games. The Reds splashed out significant amount of money in the summer to add depth to a squad which had to balance the Champions League along with league commitments. Despite signing three defenders, early indications suggest the backline is far from settled and have actually done worse than last season which ultimately cost Liverpool the title. A major area of concern is the right back position where Javier Manquillo has yet to impress while John Flanagan is out injured. Glen Johnson is out of contract next summer and has attracted interest from Serie A sides AS Roma and Napoli. This has led to speculation that Brendan Rodgers will be making a move for one of Barcelona‘s Daniel Alves, Maxi Pereira and Martin Montoya. THT […]
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