Liverpool are in the middle of an injury crisis as Joel Matip is the only senior centre-back available. Lille’s defender, Sven Botman, is the most recent name linked to the Reds.
According to Foot Mercato,
agent in November to enquire about the defender’s availability in January,
is among the clubs that are interested in the Ligue 1 defender. Reds’ were previously linked to
as a potential replacement to
The French club previously valued the 20-year-old defender at
, but due to
financial struggles, a fee around
fee seems to be enough to seal the deal for the defender.
for an €8.00m fee this summer and was among the club’s regulars this season.