It was reported in The Mirror that the club had already decided on their ‘top transfer target’ for the summer - in the form of Robert Firmino.
The 22-year-old Brazilian, reportedly valued at £12 million, has been in great form this season for TSG Hoffenheim - and Liverpool feel he fits in the Brendan Rodgers mould perfectly.
The attacking midfielder has bagged 12 goals and eight assists in his 22 Bundesliga games this season - impressive figures indeed.
And today saw him bag his twelfth by scoring the opener against VfL Wolfsburg in the Bundesliga.
Wolfsburg are chasing Champions League football this season - while Hoffenheim have plodded along in mid-table for much of the season.
So this was not an expected result - as Hoffenheim thrashed Wolfsburg, including former Chelsea player Kevin De Bruyne, 6-2 at the Wirsol Rhein-Neckar-Arena.
Firmino got the ball rolling - with a delicate finesse finish, on the volley, after a clever pass from Anthony Modeste.
It was a cute goal - and one Liverpool fans would like to see on a regular basis at Anfield no doubt.
Here it is…