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Liverpool 'would have to pay at least £50m for Brighton defender Ben White' if they turn to him in January in bid to replace injured Virgil van Dijk Brighton would demand at least £50million for Ben White in the January window Liverpool are reportedly eyeing up a move for the 23-year-old defender  It comes after Virgil van Dijk was ruled out with a long-term knee injury this week

By Sam Mcevoy For Mailonline

Published: 09:53 BST, 22 October 2020 | Updated: 09:53 BST, 22 October 2020

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Liverpool will reportedly have to fork out at least £50million if they are to sign Brighton defender Ben White in January. 

Jurgen Klopp was dealt a huge injury blow earlier this week when it was revealed that Virgil van Dijk would miss the majority of the season after he damaged his anterior cruciate ligament during last weekend's Merseyside derby.

White would be seen as a suitable cover for the talismanic Dutchman but the Reds would have to pay a premium if they are to sign him in the new year, according to The Sun.

Liverpool will have to fork out 'at least £50million' if they are to sign Ben White in January

Liverpool will have to fork out 'at least £50million' if they are to sign Ben White in January

The report also claims that the Seagulls would not stand in his way if they received an offer from the Big Six, but remain confident that he was stay for the entirety of this season.

The 23-year-old played an integral role in helping get Leeds back to the big time while on loan at Elland Road last season.

White's stock has since shot through the roof and was

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