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'Oh hell no': Some Liverpool fans react to transfer report involving Chelsea

A number of Liverpool fans have given their thoughts on the speculation linking the Reds with Antonio Rudiger.

According to Eurosport, the Anfield outfit is one of several Premier League clubs looking at the Chelsea star.

Along with Liverpool, the likes of Manchester City and Tottenham are also apparently eyeing Rudiger.

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The 28-year-old has become a key part of the Chelsea line-up, helping his side win the Champions League last season.

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However, he is in the final 12 months of his contract at Stamford Bridge and negotiations are yet to yield a breakthrough.

And according to Eurosport, Liverpool are keeping tabs on the situation with a view to a move.

Eurosport sources claim Rudiger is most likely to leave Chelsea, meaning they’ll have to source a replacement.

Despite being a high-quality defender with a superb CV, some Liverpool fans don’t think their club should be after him.

At present, the Reds are well-stocked with centre-backs, so Rudiger would probably not be a guaranteed starter.

The Germany international is reportedly after £200,000-a-week from Chelsea, a salary Liverpool would surely not be prepared to pay a rotation player.

In addition, Rudiger has impressed in a back three under Thomas Tuchel, while Jurgen Klopp favours four at the back.

Therefore, some Liverpool fans either can’t see it happening or would rather steer clear:

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