Revealed: 85% of polled Liverpool fans want Benjamin Pavard at Anfield

Liverpool have been in the midst of a slight injury crisis in defence lately. Trent Alexander-Arnold, Joe Gomez and Joel Matip have all missed the last few games with respective issues, leaving Jurgen Klopp to play James Milner at right-back as well as allowing forgotten man Nathaniel Clyne his first appearance of the season.

Perhaps if they are to keep their title challenge well oiled, and prepare for if this sort of thing happens again later on in the season, the Reds should maybe make a dip into the transfer market for some defensive reinforcements.

One man who would be perfect for Klopp, as he can play at right-back and at centre-back, is World Cup winning defender Benjamin Pavard, who has been in fine form with Stuttgart for some time now.

We asked Reds’ supporters if they’d like to see the 22-year-old versatile defender at Anfield to strengthen their depth at the back, who could even oust Joe Gomez from the starting XI given his ability.

A whopping 85% of those who voted said that they would like to see the Frenchman arrive on Merseyside, as shown by the results below…