Eight Liverpool deals that could happen on transfer deadline day

Liverpool appear to have recruited well in the transfer window – although Sunday's 7-2 mauling by Aston Villa may make them consider some deadline day reinforcements.

Having won the Premier League title by a country mile last season, it was widely thought that Jurgen Klopp's squad only needed tweaking ahead of the new campaign.

Midfielder Thiago Alcantara looks set to prove a shrewd signing in a deal that could rise to £27m, while £40m Diogo Jota was chosen as the man to provide back-up to the Reds' feared front three.

The Reds champions also addressed another area of need by signing £11.75m left-back Kostas Tsimikas as Andy Robertson's understudy.

However, Liverpool's world-class goalkeeper Alisson is expected to be out for some time with a shoulder injury, and Klopp may be wondering whether he has an able enough deputy after mistakes by Adrian in the shock defeat to Villa.

The Reds may also need to bring in another striker if Divock Origi leaves, while out-of-favour Barcelona winger Ousmane Dembele has been linked.

Otherwise it's mainly outgoings for Liverpool on transfer deadline day, with several players needing to be moved on with their chances limited of breaking into a title-winning squad.

Striker Rhian Brewster has already been sold to Sheffield United for £23m, and more players could be offloading raising a possible £60m.

Here, Mirror Sport looks at eight deals that could happen on transfer deadline day.

Ousmane Dembele

Liverpool were linked with Ousmane Dembele earlier in the transfer window, and speculation has resurfaced with the winger's first-team chances at Barcelona looking limited.

The 23-year-old is believed to have been on Manchester United's radar as an alternative to Jadon Sancho, but a move looks unlikely with Edinson Cavani on his way to Old Trafford.

That would open the door to an Anfield switch for £60m-rated Dembele – although it is questionable whether Liverpool need him as they have Jota, Origi and Takumi Minamota as back-up to their front three.

If Origi leaves, Liverpool will need a new forward, although a last-minute exit for the Belgian striker is looking unlikely.

Xherdan Shaqiri

Xherdan Shaqiri has made just one appearance for the Reds so far this season, in their 7-2 victory over Lincoln City in the Carabao Cup.

The Swiss international played just eight times in all competitions last season, as Liverpool ended a 30-year wait for the title.

Sevilla and Lazio have been linked with moves for Shaqiri, who has been further marginalised by the signing of Diogo Jota at Anfield.

Marko Grujic

Grujic has spent the last two seasons on loan at Bundesliga side Hertha Berlin, but impressed in Liverpool’s recent Carabao Cup ties against Lincoln and Arsenal.

But the midfielder is considered surplus to requirements and could move to another Premier League club before the window shuts, with West Ham and Southampton having been credited with interest in the £20m-rated 24-year-old.

Harry Wilson

Wales winger Harry Wilson has impressed during loan spells with Bournemouth, Derby and Hull City – but his path to Liverpool's first team is blocked by Sadio Mane and Mohamed Salah.

The 23-year-old has attracted the interest of Burnley, Leeds and Fulham, with the Reds valuing him at around £20m.

However, Liverpool may have to drop their asking price in order to move him on before the 11pm transfer deadline.

Yasser Larouci

Left-back Yasser Larouci is another Liverpool interesting Leeds, who are favourites to sign him on transfer deadline day.

Larouci has a year left on his contract and wants a move, with Robertson and Tsimikas ahead of him in the Anfield pecking order.

The 19-year-old is a target for several clubs, although Liverpool are said to favour selling him to an English team.

Nat Phillips, Sepp van den Berg and Ben Woodburn

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Liverpool got their title defence off to a shaky start as they edged out a seven-goal thriller against Leeds.

In terms of transfers the Reds have completed the signing of Thiago Alcantara and Wolves' Diogo Jota has arrived too, in a shock deal worth a potential £45million.

Youngster Ki-Jana Hoever is set to head to Wolves in a £10million deal, while Gini Wijnaldum continues to be linked with Barcelona. There's a lot to keep track of.

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Centre-backs Nat Phillips and Sepp van den Berg plus forward Ben Woodburn are also available for moves, with Liverpool hoping to raise around £60m for future squad reinforcements.

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