Reports from Italy claim that Liverpool will beat Spurs to the signing of Andrea Ranocchia in January.
The Inter Milan central defender has fallen out of favour since Roberto Mancini returned to the San Siro and is expected to be allowed to leave in the next transfer window.
Liverpool are thought to be favourites to sign the 6ft 3" 27-year old, who has won 20 caps for Italy. Is this the man to add some leadership to Liverpool's back four? Watch Ranocchia in action below.