Liverpool make 'the Portuguese van Dijk' their top summer target: report

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp applauds the fans following the Premier League match between Liverpool and Wolverhampton Wanderers at Anfield on May 22, 2022 in Liverpool, England.
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Liverpool have made "The Portuguese Virgil van Dijk" their priority target of the summer transfer window, as Jurgen Klopp looks to rebuild.

The Reds are enduring a tough season, finding themselves 10th in the table and out of both domestic cups, which they won last term by January. Reports suggest that there could be a big rebuild on Merseyside, with big names targeted across the pitch.

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Mark White is the Digital Content Editor at FourFourTwo. During his time on the brand, Mark has written three cover features on Mikel Arteta, Martin Odegaard and the Invincibles, and has written pieces on subjects ranging from Sir Bobby Robson’s time at Barcelona to the career of Robinho. An encyclopedia of football trivia and collector of shirts, he first joined the team back in 2020 as a staff writer.