Liverpool Set To Sign Augsburg Defender

Liverpool are set to complete the signing of Augsburg’s centre back, Ragner Klavan.

Klavan is set to complete his move
Klavan is set to complete his move

Klavan impressed against Liverpool for the Bundesliga side in both legs of last season’s Europa League tie which the Merseysiders won 1-0 on aggregate.Following achilles injuries to Mamadou Sakho and Joe Gomez and the loss of Martin Skrtel, and Kolo Touré (released) the manager, Jürgen Klopp, is keen to bring in the 30-year-old to give him more options.

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At present Klopp has only two fit first-team centre-halves in Joel Matip and Dejan Lovren and even Matip limped off with an ankle injury during Liverpool’s 2-0 friendly win over Wigan on Sunday. The manager insisted afterwards that the former Schalke defender was “fine” but is well aware he needs defensive reinforcements.

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