Reds could turn to Bayern Munich or Sevilla stars if Lallana proves too expensive…
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The Reds have been quoted £30m by Southampton for English international midfielder Adam Lallana, and the substantial fee might be enough for the Reds to look elsewhere for midfield improvements this summer.
Here’s five alternatives for the 26-year-old, who could arguably do just as good a job at Anfield.
5) Xherdan Shaqiri – Bayern Munich
Shaqiri doesn’t get the game time his talent deserves at the Allianz Arena. He can play in a number of attacking midfield positions, and can shoot powerfully from range. After playing at Bayern, he’s aware of the passing style required at Anfield, and has admitted he’s interested in the potential move.