Jurgen Klopp has had a good start to life as Liverpool manager, and now appears to be planning his moves in the transfer market.
Today, he has been linked with one of his German compatriots as his shortlist begins to take shape.
That is just one of the stories to have made today’s headlines, with Manchester United, Tottenham Hotspur and Manchester City among the other clubs to feature.
Liverpool manager Klopp wants to land striker Stefan Kiessling from Bayer Leverkusen. (Daily Express)
Man United and Liverpool are both eyeing a move for 18-year-old Danish forward Emre Mor. (Daily Mail)
Tottenham are interested in Gent players Laurent Depoitre and Moses Simon. (Daily Mail)
Paris Saint-Germain are confident of beating Man United to the £100million capture of Real Madrid’s Cristiano Ronaldo. (The Sun)
Klopp is prepared to give Liverpool legend Steven Gerrard a role at the club. (The Independent)
However, former Reds midfielder Dietmar Hamann feels a return to the club for Gerrard is the “last thing” Klopp needs. (talkSPORT)
Monaco are set to return with a second bid for Chelsea midfielder Charly Musonda after having a £10million offer turned down in the summer. (Daily Mirror)
Man City have denied rumours they will make a January loan move for Andrea Pirlo, who plays for sister club New York City. (Manchester Evening News)
Meanwhile, it is relatively quiet on the transfer front at Newcastle United and Sunderland.