Published On: Wed, Jan 2nd, 2013

Liverpool hot on the trail of Lazio defender

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Liverpool are thought to be lining up a bid for Lazio’s Modibo Diakité.

The 25-year-old is likely to leave the Biancocelesti after refusing to sign a new contract.

According to, the Reds are keen to take the French centre-back to the Premier League and will look to secure a cut-price move in January.

Diakité joined Lazio in 2006 and has made 90 appearances for the club. VIP Lounge