Chinese clubs are said to be keen on the Bordeaux winger.
The Brazilian headed to China instead of making the move to Anfield.
The former Liverpool target and current one have discussed the game in China, with the Bayern Munich man available this summer.
Liverpool pursued Alex Teixeira in January, only to see him switch to China instead.
Liverpool are finding things difficult in trying to land Piotr Zielinski - but it's not the first time they've experienced trouble when a player has expressed their desire to play for the Reds.
The Reds were allegedly desperate to sign the Brazilian play-maker but refused to pay over the odds.
Liverpool wanted to sign Alex Teixeira in the January transfer window.
Carlos Tevez has reportedly turn down a deal worth nearly £20 million a year to move to Shanghai SIPG.
The midfielder completed a move to the Chinese Super League this week after being linked with the Reds.
Liverpool failed to win against Sunderland at Anfield in the Premier League on Saturday afternoon.