At one point, it seemed extremely unlikely for Jurgen Klopp’s side, but a fine streak of results, accompanied by the slowing down of Leicester City’s form, saw the tide change.
But barely had the whistle blown at Anfield on the final day, fans quickly turned to the upcoming transfer window.
Liverpool are linked with many stars now that the summer window has arrived, with Jurgen Klopp having already added Ibrahima Konate to their ranks.
But who else can we expect to see at Anfield? We take a look at the latest gossip from around the world and assess how likely they are to happen.
Jurgen Klopp and Ozan Kabak.
Image via Sport Witness.
Reports in Germany claim that Jurgen Klopp has “canceled” Ozan Kabak’s move from Schalke to Liverpool.
The defender spent the second half of last season on loan at Liverpool and the Reds had the option of making his stay permanent.
However, Klopp reportedly decided against this option and instead chose to buy Ibrahima Konate.
The report claims Schalke was hoping the center-back’s performance for Liverpool could convince them to hold him back, but “Jurgen Klopp called him off”.
However, the report claims Leicester City and Newcastle United are interested in signing the Turkey international this summer.
italian edition Corriere dello Sport.
Liverpool have a ‘financial advantage’ over Juventus in the race to sign Youri Tielemans from Leicester City.
The report claims that Juve are “slightly at a disadvantage, such is the financial difference available to both sides”.
Tielemans has been the subject of much media speculation and Liverpool have been heavily linked with a decision to possibly replace Georginio Wijnaldum.
german journalist Florian Plettenberg on Twitter.
Liverpool have reportedly made a concrete offer for Florian Neuhaus, with his future to be decided after Euro 2020.
Florian Plettenberg initially reported for Sport1 that Jurgen Klopp wanted Neuhaus after talks that took place last week.
And now Plettenberg has provided an update on the situation, saying, “Update [on] Neuhaus: Liverpool are definitely a very interesting option for the player. A concrete offer for him is expected.
“It’s also in Klopp. However, a decision on its future will be taken after the EUROs. “