Liverpool fans here in the Tavern are hoping that their side will get to spend even more of the Philippe Coutinho money, as the summer months provide a great opportunity for this.
The Reds have put previous transfer windows to great use that’s seen recent signings becoming crucial to the progression of the club, but after adding Virgil Van Dijk as their only January signing for a world-record price, it hasn’t proved to be the best piece of business completed by Jurgen Klopp. And, after two successive losses against Swansea City and West Bromwich Albion, it looks as if the Reds’ defensive issues are still ever-present within their ranks.
However, with a Champions League spot looking like becoming the realistic outcome for Liverpool’s season, Jurgen Klopp will have his eyes set firmly on mounting a possible title challenge next season with some high-quality additions required in order to make a fist of things.
Indeed, one player who the German currently has in his sights is Real Madrid’s midfield maestro James Rodriguez, as the Reds look to make Philippe Coutinho’s departure a thing of the past. As it’s reported that the midfielder wants the move to Anfield, which could make life very easy for Liverpool in terms of pushing through a deal.
Nevertheless, here’s a look at TWO players who could follow James Rodriguez to Anfield if he joins in the summer…