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Three defenders Liverpool could sign in January transfer window amid injury crisis

Five defenders Liverpool could sign in January transfer window after Joe Gomez blow

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Joe Gomez is the latest player to be added to Liverpool’s growing injury list as the defender suffered a knee injury during a training session while on international duty with England.

Virgil van Dijk and Trent Alexander-Arnold are the two other defenders who are currently unavailable due to injuries.

So with growing injury crisis, here are three defenders that Jurgen Klopp’s side could look to sign in the January transfer window.

Dayot Upamecano

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Upamecano has attracted the attention of several top European clubs due to his impressive display for RB Leipzig. He has made overall 10 appearances during this season in which he has scored one goal.

Ozan Kabak

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Liverpool have previously been interested in signing Kabak. The 20-year-old has made overall 3 appearances during this season for Schalke.

Ben White

Brighton star Ben White in action
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Liverpool have also shown an interest in signing Ben White. The 23-year-old played at Leeds United on loan from Brighton during the 2019/20 season. In September 2020 he returned to Brighton and signed a four-year deal. During this season, White has made overall 9 appearances.

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