Liverpool are reportedly keen to beat off interest and land highly-rated Freiburg defender Matthias Ginter, according to the SportsDirectNews webiste
The newly established German international has been impressive over the last few seasons and has attracted interest from some of the games top clubs.
Premier League sides Arsenal and Manchester United are reportedly tracking the player as they both eye defensive recruitments over the summer, but Liverpool are now also keen to join the running to land him this summer
Reds boss Brendan Rodgers is keen to improve his defence after seeing his side struggle in that area at points this season.
They have one of the worst defences in the League and Rodgers knows if he can buy the right quality this season, they will have a formidable back line to go with an exciting attack.