With Liverpool pressing ahead under Jurgen Klopp in a manner akin to the high pressure style of play he likes to deploy, the fans in the Transfer Tavern have been shocked with reports linking the German with quite the blast from the past.
According to Corriere dello Sport ( via the Sun), the former Borussia Dortmund coach is lining up a stunning swoop on former Reds stalwart Pepe Reina this summer in order to bolster the ranks in between the posts.
Having already signed Loris Karius this month, the club are clearly trying to improve on their stopper options after a frustrating season in goal.
Neither Adam Bodgan or Simon Mignolet have wholly convinced, reportedly driving Klopp to consider bringing the Spanish stopper back to Anfield.
Between 2005 and 2014, the World Cup winner established himself as the Number 1 ‘keeper on Merseyside, amassing 258 appearances and winning the FA Cup and the League Cup.
He left for Bayern Munich in 2014, before linking up with former boss Rafa Benitez at Napoli last season and emerging as a regular with the Serie A outfit.
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