Liverpool are targeting 'the next Javier Mascherano' - who has already embarrassed Arsenal this season: report

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp celebrates after his side's Carabao Cup final win over Chelsea in February 2024.
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Liverpool are looking at bringing a player compared to Javier Mascherano to Anfield, following a superhuman performance against Arsenal.

The Reds brought in four new midfielders last summer, with Alexis Mac Allister, Dominik Szoboszlai and Ryan Gravenberch all joining as options at No.8 – while Japanese destroyer Wataru Endo signed to strengthen the side at No.6. 

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Mark White
Content Editor

Mark White has been at on FourFourTwo since joining in January 2020, first as a staff writer before becoming content editor in 2023. An encyclopedia of football shirts and boots knowledge – both past and present – Mark has also represented FFT at both FA Cup and League Cup finals (though didn't receive a winners' medal on either occasion) and has written pieces for the mag ranging on subjects from Bobby Robson's season at Barcelona to Robinho's career. He has written cover features for the mag on Mikel Arteta and Martin Odegaard, and is assisted by his cat, Rosie, who has interned for the brand since lockdown.