Reds want to add superb Serie A pair to starting XI.
Liverpool have been linked with two exciting raids on Serie A as they look to make the important additions needed to their squad for this January and next summer, according to various recent reports.
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The Reds are currently short of quality in midfield and attack, with Luis Suarez’s summer departure to Barcelona leaving a major hole for Brendan Rodgers’ side upfront.
Meanwhile, long-serving midfielder and captain Steven Gerrard is also set to leave the club at the end of the season as he runs down his contract before moving to MLS giants LA Galaxy.
Replacements are clearly needed for these two big names, and speculation suggests this £55m double signing could be struck to solve the club’s problems:
Also linked with Manchester United in the past, Liverpool now want to move for the £25m signing of AS Roma playmaker Miralem Pjanic as their ideal replacement for Gerrard in the middle of the park. The Bosnian international, 24, has become regarded as one of the finest players in Serie A in recent times.