22 Aug '13, 3pm
Coates absence for Liverpool (Sky Sports)
Sky Bet Loading Market ... Football Betting Claim your free bet now! Brendan Rodgers says he will target a new centre-back in his efforts to strengthen the Liverpool squad after confirming that Sebastian Coates is likely to miss most of the 2013/14 season. The Uruguay defender picked up a serious knee problem while representing his country on international duty, and Rodgers admitted the arrival of another defender before September 2 was a priority. Rodgers was also keen to allow Andre Wisdom, 20, out on loan to gain experience before the setback to Coates and said: "I feel for big Seba because he's obviously played the latter part of the game and picked up a similar injury to what Martin Skrtel had last year. "It's probably going to rule him out for most of the season, which is disappointing for him. "He's never given me a minute's problem since he's been here and this was...