Brendan Rodgers wanted the Belgian to join the club immediately but Origi had to stay at Lille on loan instead.
With the Manchester United icon publishing his latest autobiography, we pick out five great extracts from the angriest man in Premier League history.
Stuttgart defender Antonio Rüdiger seems to have a long list of admirers with reports that Juventus have joined the queue.
West Ham United co-chairman David Gold has picked Stewart Downing as the club's most improved player on Twitter this morning.
Arsenal defender Laurent Koscielny has been excused from the France squad ahead of their games with Portugal and Armenia.
Tottenham Hotspur trio Harry Kane, Eric Dier and Alex Pritchard all seemed in great form as they trained with the England under-21 side.
Injured on duty for the France under-21, Arsenal's Yaya Sanogo could be left out in the international wilderness.
QPR defender Steven Caulker believes Adel Taarabt can help the club achieve survival.
We take a look at the statistics behind Jordon Ibe's outstanding start to life at Derby County
The former Arsenal defender thinks England should replace the ex-Manchester United man... with himself.