Liverpool supporters have been making a lot of noise in the Transfer Tavern this week in anticipation of their side’s meeting with Premier League leaders Manchester City on Sunday, with the Reds seeking to become the first team to beat the Citizens in the league this season.
Jurgen Klopp’s men themselves are on a fine run of 17 matches unbeaten heading into this weekend’s encounter, a run which has seen them usurp both Arsenal and Tottenham to move up to fourth in the table, as well as reach the last 16 of the Champions League. And the Reds also got their FA Cup campaign off to a promising start as goals from James Milner and Virgil van Dijk secured them a 2-1 win over Everton last weekend, thus setting them up perfectly for the visit of Pep Guardiola’s unbeaten City on Sunday.
Thus, there have been many delighted Liverpudlians in the Tavern this week, several of whom are optimistic about what lies ahead for their club in 2018, both domestically and on the European stage.
In the meantime though, there has been plenty for our resident Reds fans to get their teeth into, not least recent reports suggesting that target Dani Ceballos wants to leave Real Madrid this month in a bid for more regular first team football.
The 21-year-old only moved to the Bernabeu in the summer but has managed just 186 minutes of La Liga action this term, and his struggles have reportedly caught the eye of Liverpool, who are reportedly seeking to end his difficulties in the Spanish capital this month.
And were Ceballos to indeed make the move to Anfield by January 31, here are TWO other stars who could follow him to Merseyside…