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The Issue of Left-back

June 13, 2017

Ryan Sessegnon, a 17-year-old England superstar and current Fulham left-back, recently became one of Jurgen Klopp’s summer transfer targets, a list drawn up with the assurance that the Reds would have more money to play with this window than in any previous (the Liverpool Echo says up to £200m) and that the ex-Borussia Dortmund man would actually spend some money this time to compensate for the side’s lack of depth at the back.

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With such a vast bankroll comes intense media speculation though, bringing us neatly back around to Sessegnon. It’s probably fair to say that just about anybody with a pair of boots has been linked to Anfield in the press, from Leipzig’s Naby Keita and Porto’s Iker Casillas to the Gunners’ Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain. However, while Keita may well be a definite “no” now, Sessegnon seemed the perfect fit for the Milner-occupied left side. Read More