Paris Saint-Germain winger Lucas Moura is linked with a move to join forces with Jurgen Klopp at Liverpool.
Jurgen Klopp has named his starting XI for Liverpool FC's Europa League quarter final first leg at the Signal Iduna Park against Borussia Dortmund, and forwards Roberto Firmino and Daniel Sturridge are not in it.
With Liverpool and Borussia Dortmund aiming to win the Europa League, both sides are expected to play their full-strength lineups on Thursday. However, the Reds could be without Roberto Firmino, while midfielder Ilkay Gundogan is doubtful for the Bundesliga outfit.
Manchester United's four game winning streak against arch-rivals Liverpool came to an end as they hobbled to a 2-0 defeat at Anfield in the first leg of their Europa League round of 16.
Liverpool managed to trounce arch-rivals Manchester United in their first ever European meeting, thanks to goals from Daniel Sturridge and Roberto Firmino.
Daniel Sturridge and Roberto Firmino scored as Liverpool FC deservedly defeated eternal rivals Manchester United 2-0 in the first leg of their Europa League last 16 tie on Thursday.
Roberto Firmino was subjected to a lot of criticism at the start of the season, after his £29 million move to Liverpool FC from the Bundesliga. However, the Brazilian has improved by leams and bounds since then, and is now the most effective player in the Premier League in 2016.
Arsenal FC and France legend Thierry Henry has predicted that Liverpool FC may have finally found the replacement to their former star Luis Suarez in the form of Brazilian midfielder Roberto Firmino.
Liverpool FC's Brazilian attacker Roberto Firmino has beaten Manchester United forward Wayne Rooney and Tottenham Hotspur forward Harry Kane to the PFA Fans Player of the Month award for January.
Liverpool FC manager Jurgen Klopp has been criticised for not utilising Christian Benteke, who is supposedly the only available striker in his squad, and insists that Roberto Firmino is as good as forward as any.