"Dejan didn't train so far", Klopp said.
Following the 5-0 win over Napoli in Dublin, the German joked that he didn't want to ruin deadline day for fans by not trying to sign anyone else. It should also be remembered that Liverpool defeated Manchester City three times last season, as well as recently beating the sky blues in pre-season. Yet their biggest deal was the arrival of Alisson Becker, who will sure up the defence from between the sticks and ruin Loris Karius' Liverpool career to even greater extent.
"If any player from my team is available, then in every other situation in my life as a manager I would have bought all of them, to be honest".
Goalkeeper Alisson made his first appearance for the Reds following his £65 million move from Roma last month, playing the entire game at the Aviva Stadium. Granted, his rivals will know how the Reds play but it is nearly impossible to stop when they're on song.
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A hard-working and popular member of the squad, Ings nonetheless saw his game time at Liverpool restricted once more last season. The Spaniard later admitted he had no choice but to "wheel and deal" in the transfer market .
Fekir has been the subject of heavy speculation all summer linking him with a move away from Ligue 1.
Injuries in midfield also set them back last season as resources were stretched before the Champions League final.
Sturridge was one of those players introduced and he netted Liverpool's fourth after pouncing on the rebound of Divock Origi's shot that had been saved by Karnezis.
"At night the door knocked again, I opened and found him and there is a bus behind him full of people, I asked him 'what are you trying to do?'".
The West Londoners have it all to do in the final days of the summer transfer window, and it remains to be seen if they can do the unthinkable.