Liverpool's failure to complete the deal could open the door for Napoli to snap up the youngster, who has worked with coach Maurizio Sarri during his time at Empoli.
Manchester United target Leroy Sane is on the wanted list of a number of top European clubs and has hinted that he might be leaving Bundesliga club Schalke after Euro 2016..
The Europe League Champions are very keen on signing Liverpool's 26-year-old midfielder, who made a cameo appearance from the bench during the Europa League final between the two teams earlier this month.
In a surprising turn of events, UEFA has stated that Liverpool defender Mamadou Sakho will receive no further ban and could even turn out to be a late addition into the French national side for the Euros.
Antonio Rudiger is one of the highly sought after Serie A players in Europe. After being linked with Chelsea and Liverpool, there is news of interest from France for the German defender.
Liverpool are set to make a £25 million bid for Southampton playmaker Sadio Mane after Mario Gotze claimed that he wants to stay at Bayern Munich.
AC Milan president Silvio Berlusconi confirmed that Italy striker Mario Balotelli would return to Liverpool after failing to make an impact with the Rossoneri.
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp was hoping for a re-union with one of his former wards at Dortmund, but that looks unlikely to happen with reports coming in that Manchester City have finalized a deal with the midfielder.
Loris Karius arrived in Merseyside yesterday to complete his medical and was today unveiled by Liverpool as their first summer signing.
Liverpool's Sakho will, in the coming days, learn how long his ban will extend to, with UEFA expected to give their verdict soon.