Liverpool see Benfica fullback Maxi Pereira as Johnson replacement

Liverpool are being linked with Uruguay defender Maxi Pereira. Record says Liverpool boss Brendan Rodgers is keen on bringing in Pereira, who would cost around £7.5m.

Liverpool are being linked with Uruguay defender Maxi Pereira.

Record says Liverpool boss Brendan Rodgers is keen on bringing in Pereira, who would cost around £7.5m.

Pereira is being considered as a long-term replacement for Glen Johnson.

England defender Johnson has just 12 months remaining on his deal though, and will have to accept a reduction in wages if he wants to stay at Anfield.

 
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