A player heavily linked with Tottenham Hotspur may be set for a surprise move to the Madrid giants.
The BBC and BT Sport host feels Liverpool are getting a 'good 'un' in the Aston Villa striker.
Bafetimbi Gomis stole the plaudits for his winner in Swansea's 2-1 victory over 1860 Munich.
The West Ham co-owner remains hopeful when it comes to the big striker's injury problems.
The 22-year-old set up the winner and was sent off for the Magpies. All in a day's work.
The boss is also adamant that his side have firmly closed the door on last season after a disappointing campaign.
Manchester City have completed the signings of Raheem Sterling and Fabian Delph from Liverpool and Aston Villa respectively.
The Tottenham Hotspur player came on as a second-half substitute for the USA this weekend.
Lewis McGugan has criticised Watford after completing his Sheffield Wednesday move.
A select round-up of the latest news relating to Liverpool…
An entertaining contest between the champions of England and Germany saw Nemanja Vidic and Bastian Schweinsteiger net in a 1-1 draw.
Liverpool have seen a resurgence this season under manager Brendan Rodgers who will likely have the choice of the world’s top talent this summer.
Arsenal, Manchester City and Chelsea stars should be scoring far more goals claim former Liverpool defender Jamie Carragher and Sky colleague Gary Neville.