Liverpool are keeping tabs on Borussia Dortmund defender Marcel Schmelzer.

The left-sided defender is on Reds boss Brendan Rodgers' shortlist of options as he seeks a new left-back signing this summer.

Schmelzer's deal runs to 2017 and does not carry a buyout clause.

German sources expect Liverpool to test BVB's resolve over Schmelzer in the coming months.

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