Ander Herrera has bigged up his Manchester United teammate with a surprising claim.
Sunderland were defeated 2-1 by Middlesbrough at home on Sunday.
The Liverpool boss has struggled to get his defence in good form.
West Ham United have been linked with Simone Zaza.
The Ukrainian winger has been linked with an £18 million move to Spurs this week.
The 20-year-old American made his second straight start for the club in Sunday's 2-1 loss to Boro at the Stadium of Light.
Chris Wood has been among the goals for Leeds United lately.
The striker was booked for simulation in the win over St Johnstone.
Liverpool lost 2-0 away at Burnley on Saturday afternoon.
West Ham United beat Bournemouth 1-0 this afternoon.
Signed from Sevilla three years ago, Liverpool barely saw the Spaniard play even in his first season and not at all in the following two.
The Blues have been linked with moves for the Swansea City and Southampton defenders.
The Leicester City defender spent the second half of last season on loan at Middlesbrough.