The candidates Liverpool need to consider to seriously strengthen this summer

Liverpool are certainly not averse to spending on improving their squad. 

Records seem to tumble when it comes to the Anfield outfit and transfers. Liverpool is now home to the worlds most expensive defender (Virgil Van Dijk – £75m) and the world’s most expensive goalkeeper (Allison – £66m).

The club have been on a spending spree this summer. Jurgen Klopp will be keen to seize his opportunity to establish Liverpool as one of the top teams in Europe once again. His tactics and signings were vindicated last season by reaching a Champions League final, which the club lost to Spanish giants Real Madrid.

Klopp has assembled quite a squad at Anfield. They certainly have one of the best forward lines in the Premier League, and played some of the most entertaining football in the division last season. Despite the swoop for Dutchman Virgil Van Dijk, defensively is the only area the squad looks like it could be improved in. All too often Liverpool relied on out-scoring teams rather than being defensively sound, which led to some incredible score lines. They beat Roma in the semi-finals of the Champions League 7-6 on aggregate.

With that in mind, here are three additions the club could make at the back to sure them up…

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