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08th Jan 2016

Liverpool fans are giddy about signing Gotze…but some aren’t even sure they need him

Nooruddean Choudry

Liverpool supporters seem divided about the prospect of signing Mario Gotze.

A great number would be ecstatic about the Bayern Munich star making a €50m switch to Anfield – as reported in Bild – and linking up with his former mentor Jurgen Klopp.

But others aren’t quite so sure. They don’t see the merit in splashing out a fortune on a position that is already well-stocked with the likes of Adam Lallana, Philippe Coutinho and Robert Firmino.

Could Liverpool do with a World Cup-winning playmaker? Or would he just clutter up the place?

We have the pros…

And the cons…