Liverpool transfer news and rumours
Transfer news, rumours and gossip from Anfield
By Sky Sports Football
Last Updated: 10/08/20 8:14am
The latest transfer news and gossip on the players linked with Liverpool - and those who could leave the club.
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The latest players linked with a move to Liverpool...
Kostas Tsimikas - Liverpool are close to signing Olympiakos left-back Tsimikas for an £11.75m fee (August 9).
David Brooks - Liverpool are eyeing a shock £35m swoop for Bournemouth midfielder Brooks (The Sun, August 9)
Jamal Lewis - Liverpool have had a £10m bid for the Norwich left back rejected as they look to bring in cover for Andy Robertson (Sky Sports, August 7); Norwich value Lewis closer to £20m as Liverpool saw their £10m bid rejected, but the Reds could include full back Yasser Larouci in negotiations with the Canaries going forward (Daily Mail, August 7); The Northern Ireland international is desperate to force through a move to Liverpool and is happy to serve as back-up to Robertson, but the champions are yet to meet Norwich's £20m price (Mail, August 6); Liverpool are interested in Norwich City's £10 million-rated defender as Jurgen Klopp considers strengthening his options following Dejan Lovren's exit (Daily Telegraph, August 5).
Victor Osimhen - The Lille striker has joined Napoli for £74m after turning down Liverpool and Manchester United (Liverpool Echo, August 1).
Diego Carlos - Liverpool will face competition from Manchester City as they look to sign the Sevilla centre back (Daily Mirror, August 1).
Aissa Mandi - Liverpool are facing a transfer battle with West Ham for the signature of the Real Betis defender (Mirror, August 7).
Mateusz Musialowski - Liverpool have stolen a march in the transfer market and signed the 16-year-old Polish sensation from SMS Lodz (The Sun, August 1).
Ricardo van der Laan - Arsenal and Liverpool are reportedly chasing the 17-year-old goalkeeper from Portuguese side Belenenses (The Sun, August 1).
Thiago Alcantara - Bayern Munich's 29-year-old Spanish midfielder wants to move to Liverpool, but the Reds would have to sell players to generate transfer funds (Kicker, August 7); Liverpool look set to miss out on signing Thiago with PSG preparing a £27m swoop (Daily Star, August 4); Liverpool have moved ahead of PSG in the race to sign the Bayern Munich playmaker (Mundo Deportivo, Aug 3); Alcantara will sign for Liverpool after Jurgen Klopp demanded the club sanctioned a move regardless of worries about finances (Daily Express, July 22); Klopp has sanctioned Thiago's move to Anfield and the midfielder has agreed personal terms with the Premier League champions (Daily Express, July 18).
Lloyd Kelly - Liverpool are ready to revive their interest in the Bournemouth defender after missing out on him last summer (Daily Express, July 31).
Harvey Barnes - The Leicester and England U21 winger has emerged as a target for the Premier League champions (Daily Mirror, July 27).
Ozan Kabak - Liverpool have enquired about Schalke's highly rated centre back (Daily Mail, July 27).
Ismaila Sarr - Liverpool are reportedly interested in the Watford winger, who is also said to be on Man Utd's radar (Sunday Mirror, July 19).
Victor Osimhen - Liverpool and Manchester United have held talks with the agent of the Lille striker, who wants to derail his proposed move to Napoli (Daily Express, July 18).
Weston McKennie - Midfielder McKennie is set to leave Schalke this summer with Chelsea and Liverpool interested (Sun, July 12).
Philippe Coutinho - Liverpool have been linked with a sensational return for Coutinho with the star set to quit Barcelona this summer (Daily Express, July 9); The Brazilian is being linked with a move back to Liverpool, with Barcelona's asking price for the winger now heavily reduced (Daily Mirror, June 23).
Nick Breitenbucher - Liverpool are interested in German winger Breitenbucher after the youngster's impressive form in the youth ranks at Hoffenheim (Daily Mail, July 3).
Adama Traore - Liverpool have made official contact with Wolves regarding the transfer of Traore (Mundo Deportivo, June 26).
Kalidou Koulibaly - Senegal centre-back Koulibaly says he could finish his career with Napoli, despite being linked with Liverpool. (Gazzetta dello Sport, July 12); Manchester United and Liverpool have "made contact" with Napoli over the availability of Koulibaly - but Manchester City could try and swoop in. (Daily Star, July 11); Liverpool are not interested in signing Napoli defender Koulibaly - but they may be in the market for another centre-back if Dejan Lovren leaves the club (Sky Sports News, June 29).
Confirmed Liverpool departures
Adam Lallana - Brighton have signed the midfielder on a free transfer from Liverpool (Sky Sports July 28).
Dejan Lovren - The Croatia defender has completed his move from Liverpool to Zenit St Petersburg for a fee of around £11m (Sky Sports July 27).
The latest on players linked with a Liverpool exit...
Harry Wilson - Southampton have joined Leeds and Newcastle in the hunt to sign Liverpool forward Wilson (The Mail On Sunday, August 9); Leeds are eyeing up a £15m move for the Liverpool winger - but face competition from Aston Villa and Newcastle (Sun, August 7).
Loris Karius - Liverpool are hoping to raise £6m from the sale of Loris Karius, with French outfit Montpellier believed to be keen on the German goalkeeper (Daily Mirror, July 23).
Yasser Larouci - The 19-year-old Algerian defender is set to leave Liverpool this summer, with Leeds and Brentford among the clubs interested in signing the full-back (Goal, July 17).
Rhian Brewster - The young Liverpool star is wanted on loan by Sheffield United in a three-way fight (Sun, July 26).
Divock Origi - Aston Villa are interested in signing Liverpool's Belgium international (Sun, Aug 3).
The summer transfer window will run for 10 weeks from July 27 and close at 11pm on October 5. A domestic-only window for trades between the Premier League and EFL then runs from October 5 and closes on Friday October 16 at 5pm. Follow all the news and analysis on Sky Sports News and across Sky Sports' digital platforms.