Liverpool boss Rodgers watching Schalke defender Papadopoulos

Liverpool boss Brendan Rodgers is reviving his pursuit of Schalke defender Kosta Papadopoulos.

Liverpool boss Brendan Rodgers is reviving his pursuit of Schalke defender Kosta Papadopoulos.

The Daily Express says Liverpool are expected to hand Rodgers a £50m transfer kitty at the end of the season with a view to strengthening the squad for a Champions League campaign.

Papadopoulos is a long-term target for Liverpool and almost joined the club last summer before suffering a serious knee injury.

But the 22-year-old has returned strongly this season, and is seen as just the sort of powerful defender that can provide additional protection to Simon Mignolet.

 
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