The manager has insisted that the Belgian will fit it at Anfield amidst suggestions there will be a clash of styles.
The French international has been speaking about who inspired him on Twitter.
It's far from the real thing but plenty of Brazilian flair was on show as the Reds' summer signing took part in training.
With the All-Star break approaching, we hand out some premature awards to those around MLS who've impressed over the first half of the season.
Tottenham could be looking at converting the young centre-back into a defensive midfielder in time for the new season.
Liverpool were in action in the fourth instalment of their pre-season tour of the Far East and Australia against a Malaysia XI side.
Aymen Abdennour has been linked with a move to Newcastle United, West Ham United, AC Milan and Barcelona.
Leeds United defender Scott Wootton is on confident mood ahead of the new season.
Gary Neville has criticised comments from an Arsenal director about their transfer budget.
Spanish football expert Graham Hunter has suggested Manchester United are taking a leaf out of the book of Tottenham Hotspur in terms of dealing with Real Madrid.