Liverpool closing in on Sporting Lisbon defender Tiago Ilori

Liverpool are closing in on a deal for Sporting Lisbon defender Tiago Ilori.

Liverpool are closing in on a deal for Sporting Lisbon defender Tiago Ilori.

The Daily Mail says Liverpool are also negotiating a deal for young Sporting centre-back Ilori as they continue their summer rebuilding.

Brendan Rodgers has already brought Kolo Toure to Anfield on a free transfer from Manchester City in an attempt to add experience to the team following the retirement of Jamie Carragher.

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