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Liverpool Summer Transfers: Why Reds Should Definitely Not Sign Jackson Martinez
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Liverpool find themselves filling the pages of the rumour sections of the media once more, and this time with a proposed move for FC Porto striker Jackson Martinez.

Martinez is a player with pedigree and quality, no doubt, but is he right for the Reds?

According to TalkSport, Liverpool are looking to battle with the likes of Manchester United, Juventus and AC Milan to prise him away from Portugal.

Brendan Rodgers is building a squad of youthful, technically gifted players who offer a variety of solutions to opening up tough defences, so does Martinez add to that? Of course, there are plenty of other concerns to take into account too.

There might not be too many disappointed fans if Martinez signs for Liverpool this summer—but perhaps he's not quite the right signing at this point.

Here are four reasons why Rodgers should stay away from the Porto striker in the summer.

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