Liverpool’s first season under Brendan Rodgers has pretty much gone to plan. With fans knowing they can’t expect sudden success, the Kop will be impressed by the new style of football they are playing, and some of the results that have come with it.
However, Liverpool’s defensive performances will concern the Northern Irishman. The Reds have already conceded the same amount of goals scored past them in the total of last season.
Martin Skrtel was Liverpool’s player of the season last campaign, but the Slovakian has fallen out of favour at the club and could be set to leave in the summer.
Coupled with the news that club legend Jamie Carragher will retire at the end of the season, the Reds are going to need to bolster the defence in the summer, especially if they are aiming for the Champions League. Here are 10 possible targets that Rodgers will look at.