Rather than spending £40m or £50m on a player that will help their Champions League campaign, the former Borussia Dortmund boss has snapped up an exciting youngster.
Bosnian Dal Varesanovic has arrived at Anfield for a reported £43,000 from FK Sarajevo. The Merseysiders agreed a deal some time ago for the wonderkid, beating the likes of Barcelona and Dinamo to his signature, but had to wait until his 16th birthday to official sign him.
And the left-footed midfielder looks some player.
There is a couple of YouTube compilations of Varesanovic in action and it’s fair to say he looks very talented.
Take a look: