All of Brendan Rodgers' 33 Liverpool signings rated
A run-down of what happened to every trouper Brendan Rodgers signed
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Rodgers became Liverpool director in the summer of 2012, arriving from Swansea City who he had led into the Premier League to move over from Anfield icon, .
He later came within a whisker of paramount the Reds to a union spell win in 2013/14 when his facet proper two points tardy Manchester City after a atypical campaign.
Rodgers made 33 signings during his Liverpool reign - here is what happened to each and every one of them:
Having become Rodgers peak signing as Liverpool manager, the Italian scoring just twice in an underwhelming phrase before joining Sunderland initially on loan in September 2013. His boon goal for the Mackems was a spectacular overdue winner castigate rivals Newcastle and, having been named as the cub's youngster actor of the year, a lasting £14m protocol was reportedly agreed betwixt the clubs only for Borini to decide to stay at Anfield to fight for his place.
He scored one further goal for the Reds, against Aston Villa in January 2015, before returning to the Stadium of Light for £8m in August 2015. Two summers successive he joined AC Milan, again initially on loan and signed a durable pact at the San Siro in July 2018 before joining companion Serie A slant Hellas Verona in January 2020/.
Rating: 4/10 - his unique goal feast promised additional than it delivered, his most significant Liverpool-related moment arguably being his late winning goal for Sunderland rail Chelsea in the 2014 spell run-in.
The 'Welsh Xavi' followed Rodgers from south Wales to Anfield in the summer of 2012 for £15m and was initially empirical as a explanation token in helping bed in the manager's philosophy.
Allen played a quota for Klopp as well in the German boss' blessing season at Anfield before expressive to Stoke. He suffered relegation with them in 2018 and continues to ply his trade in the Championship with the Potters.
Rating: 6/10 - his metronomic tika-taka sort transient served a purpose at times but the dynamism of Klopp's sides proved to be beyond him.
One of the stranger signings subservient Rodgers having joined from Dutch mace Heerenveen for £2.4m, the Moroccan winger made only 12 appearances at Anfield - largely from the bench - in 2012/13 before being loaned out to Stoke City where, like Borini, he managed to notch a winning goal inveigh Liverpool's term rivals Chelsea.
He spent a season and a half on loan at the Britannia before sold by Liverpool to Al-Ahli Dubai for a reported £4.7m charge and, having shared to Holland to dovetail Twente Enschede, is currently a discharge agent.
Rating: 3/10 - made inadequate impact and only remembered by anoraks for his stunning winner aganst Mourinho's Chelsea which helped Liverpool by proxy.
Sahin became the Bundesliga's youngest ever entertainer and goalscorer when breaking through at Borussia Dortmund at the age of 16 and, after a wholesome loan take to Feyenoord, established himself with the 'Schwarzgelben' and was voted the Bundesliga’s best entertainer in 2010/11 when Dortmund won their boon band interval in nine years subservient Jurgen Klopp.
He signed a six year contract with Spanish giants Real Madrid that summer but suffered an injury-hit year and joined Liverpool on loan in the summer of 2012. A promising start to his job aphorism him score three goals in three days in away wins over West Brom and Norwich but it proved to be a unreal dawn and he was loaned back to Dortmund the later January having only featured in a dozen games for the Reds.
Dortmund activated a clause enabling him to get back permanently in the summer of 2014 and he joined Werder Bremen on the last day of the summer 2018 jettison window.
Rating: 5/10 - his purple patch that week in September 2012 raised hopes that were never fulfilled.
The highly rated youngster, who scored 25 goals in 29 appearances for Germany at youth level, arrived at Anfield for a price believed to be in the girth but only ever made two finest span starts in the League Cup in the early months of Rodgers' reign.
After suffering cruciate ligament injuries, he left Anfield to unite FC Luzern of Switzerland on loan in August 2015 and was released by Liverpool at the closing of his covenant the sequential summer. After a interval with Greek element Panionios, he reciprocal to Germany to fit KFC Uerdingen 05 before signing for Turkish third parting bastinado Ankara Demirspor on a unshackle offload in December 2019.
The Birmingham-born bold made an immediate impact on arriving from Chelsea for £12m in January 2013, becoming the elite Liverpool trouper to notch in his boon three matches since Ray Kennedy in 1974.
He struck a unlimited collaboration with Luis Suarez which brought Rodgers' aspect to the border of the Premier League duration in 2014 and, despite persistent injuries which arguably prevented him reaching his finished covert in a Liverpool shirt, managed 67 goals in 160 games for the club and left for Turkish aspect Trabzonspor in the summer of 2019 having contributed to the Reds's sixth Champions League win that summer.
The striker scored 67 goals in 145 games for Liverpool and helped the cudgel elevate their sixth Champions League duration in June. After being released, he joined Turkish Süper Lig cudgel Trabzonspor but is yet to find the back of the net for his fresh employers.
Sturridge and Trabzonspor mutually gone his covenant in March 2020 when Sturridge was hit with a year-long ban from football and all football-related activity after the Football Association won their enchantment inveigh sanctions placed after Sturridge was found guilty of two charges relating to inside message over his loan transact from Liverpool to West Brom in January 2018.
Rating:8/10 - not proper a revered goalscorer but a scorer of important goals, Sturridge commit always will fans wondering what could have been achieved had he enjoyed better luck with injuries.
Having arrived from Inter Milan for £8m in the duplicate January window when Sturridge arrived in 2013, Coutinho became a key ration of the attacking armoury that almost the league in 2014 as well as its reconfiguration.
Just as the 'Fab Four' he became allocation of alongside Mohamed Salah, Sadio Mane and Roberto Firmino was clicking into gear, the Brazilian engineered a carry to Catalan giants Barcelona and left for a emolument in excess of £100m in January 2018.
After struggling to replicate his Anfield form at the Camp Nou, Coutinho joined German giants Bayern Munich on a season-long loan in August 2019.
Rating: 8/10 - provided some fantastic goals and moments but the fashion of his relocation left a harsh beauty in the mouth.
The Spaniard struggled to perform an collision at Anfield, production only 12 appearances mainly from the bench in 2013/14, and was farmed out on loan back to his native Spain to Malaga and Deportivo La Coruna.
However he has since absent to become one of Serie A's most creative midfielders with Lazio, having signed for the Bianconeri for an initial £4.3m in the summer of 2016 with his impressive set seeing him be linked with a series of moves back to the Premier League.
Rating: 4/10 - looked smooth on the orb but, aside from one adept assist for Luis Suarez in a memorable 5-0 win at Tottenham, made uncommonly infrequently impact.
Started the top three matches of his one season on Merseyside - with the Reds winning all three 1-0 - but struggled to slant much afterwards, largely being remembered for an crawling nook during the harrowing quash to Chelsea which emolument Rodgers' plane the league phrase in 2014.
A meteoric incline since departing Merseyside, culminating in a place in Spain's 2018 World Cup gang last summer. Has scored 84 goals in 154 union appearances since returning to Celta Vigo.
Rating: 5/10 - played a cameo in the flying starts to one of Liverpool's most catchy trophyless seasons
Saved a penalty in the last minute of his Liverpool debut in August 2013 to leash victory and played his quota in that season's title win as well as helping the Reds to two cup finals in Jurgen Klopp's first season.
Departed Liverpool last summer searching for first-team football. He joined Club Brugge in his home pastoral of Belgium succeeding a six-year fellowship with the Reds.
Rating: 6/10 - had his moments but never truly convinced, particularly when viewed in the context of his ultimate successor, Alisson Becker.
Was brought in on a unshackle transfer from Manchester City in the summer of 2013 to add experience to the Reds' backline and became a cult fetish with the Kop.
The Ihe Ivorian departed in 2016 to reunite with Rodgers at Celtic and is now the Northern Irishman's first-team coach at Leicester.
Rating: 6/10 - Was a hugely catchy emblem in the relish room by all accounts as well as in the stands
A loanee who made 16 starts during that important 2013/14 season, he's had spells at Porto, Aston Villa and Olympiakos before moving to Turkey. Now features for top-flight side Antalyaspor.
Rating: 5/10 - Contributed four spruce sheets and deflected goal at Stoke (later taken off him by the dubious goals committee) during that melodious if ill-fated period tilt.
Arrived with large expectations for £15m in the summer of 2013 from Paris St Germain for whom he become their youngest ever captain.
He only made 18 appearances that season and 16 in the later one but seemed to posses established himself in the slant as the 2015/16 season wore on, scoring popular Kop later goals lambaste Borussia Dortmund and Everton, before reports he had tested positive for a banned substance ex his season and hopes for representing France on home blacken in the season's European Championships.
The French defender fell out with Klopp due to his unprofessional conduct during the summer tour of the United States in 2016 and eventually moved to Crystal Palace in a £27million,
Rating: 6/10 - Had his moments while never truly convincing with his defending or passing, gets an extra fleck for itemizing "This is for the complete Liverpool country" in the aftermath of that saga 4-3 fightback against Dortmund.
The centre-back was always talked up as a veritable countryside after arriving in the summer of 2013 and, after being farmed out on loan to Granada, Bordeaux and Aston Villa, finally made three peak yoke appearances in the early months of 2016 before joining Championship plane Reading for £3.75m. Earned a winter move to Sporting Lisbon in January 2019.
Rating: 3/10 - the fact he had to wait three years to perform a boon duo face for the Reds says a lot.
Was highly-rated when breaking through at Crystal Palace and hopes were tainted when he arrived at Anfield on a season want loan.
He scored for the Reds on his debut at Swansea but it proved to be his only group goal during his circumstance at Liverpool and he joined Stoke on loan the next season. Moses would go elevate the Premier League word with Chelsea as a wing-back in 2017 and is currently on loan at Inter Milan after a provisional interval at Fenerbahce.
Rating: 3/10 - got everyone excited with debut goal in south Wales but it valid never happened
The boyhood Liverpool peanut never managed to gouge in outside of the Kop, regrettably, his three goals - inveigh Crystal Palace, Ludogorets and Aston Villa - during his one season at Anfield all coming away from home. The striker had spells at West Brom and Cardiff before retiring in 2017.
Rating: 5/10 - never gave less than his elite and gets an extra spot for that crowd-surfing junket at Villa.
Lallana struggled to grow himself in the exterior three under Rodgers, but became a gloss sign in the early months of Klopp's, sometimes being referred to as the 'leader of the press' and scoring a vital goal in the Europa League semi-final which sent Liverpool to Basel.
He seemed to gradually drift towards the fringes of Klopp's side but has enjoyed body of an Indian summer during 2019/20 (the final year of his Anfield contract) scoring a decisive dekayed equaliser at Old Trafford in August to defend the Reds' unbeaten run as well as producing a generate and memorable midfield performance to aid sway Liverpool's youngsters to an unforgettable victory over a full-strength Everton in the FA Cup.
Rating: 7/10 - has been written off a cipher of times but bounced back to prove critics wrong.
Received most of his playing instance as a centre-back in his prime season underneath Rodgers. Played a substantial slice of Klopp's formative Liverpool, the German midfielder left the mace on a release unburden to take to Juventus in 2018.
He struggled to prosper himself in Turin however, been left out of the 'Old Lady's European squad at the start of this season and he mutual to Germany in January 2020 to dovetail Borussia Dortmund on loan.
Rating: 6/10 - scored some revered goals, most notably the overhead kick at Watford, but Liverpool's locomotion since his departure shows he's not been overly missed.
Signed from Tottenham on a liberate and served as back-up in Klopp's peak season. Moved to Hull City in the summer of 2017, where he remains.
Rating: 4/10 - although the deals were separate, destined to be forever known as the artist who went to Hull when Liverpool brought in Andy Robertson.
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A £20m signing from Benfica. Didn't come recognized to living up to his payment tag. Despite several loan spells, Liverpool found it uncommonly difficult to shift the Serbian winger, but Fulham offered him a stimulate route out of Anfield in January 2020 before he sealed a carry back to boyhood bludgeon Partizan the later transfer window.
Rating:3/10 - never looked close to delivering his undoubted potential. Was hapless to be sent off in that vital Champions League secure rail Basel lawful when he looked like he might be finding some kind of form.
The sizeable Croatian arrived from Southampton for £20m as a self-proclaimed defensive commander but it took the arrival of Klopp to bear the peak out of him. Secured himself a alcove in Anfield folklore with the dekayed Kop winner castigate Dortmund and has played his allowance in the expedition which took Liverpool to the prime of the domestic and European game, even allowing for the limitations which occasionally effect his game to unravel.
Rating: 7/10 - Hasn't always lived up to the 'one of the world's boon defenders' moniker he gave himself but nowhere imminent as rotting as some of his critics would keep you believe.
The Belgian only made two starts subservient Rodgers before Klopp handed him opportunities up front in his top season. Seemed entire at Anfield when embarking on an unsuccessful loan phrase with Wolfsburg in Germany but, after scoring his third (and most iconic) goal rail Everton in December 2019, played a guide measure in helping Liverpool win the Champions League with guide goals at the work end of the chase censure Barcelona and Tottenham Hotspur.
Rating: 8/10 - doesn't obtain to kick a orb ever again to quiet be regarded as a Liverpool legend
The Spanish perfect back played 19 matches for the Reds on a season-long loan in 2014/15, and now finds himself at Newcastle, after spells with Marseille and Sunderland.
Rating: 4/10 - won the Reds a tardy penalty castigate Ludogorets in the Champions League. And that's about it.
The Spanish left-back scored a noted goal away to Tottenham in one of his top games to prefer hopes he could be a left-flank booklet in the mould of John Arne Riise. He wasn't. Returned to Spain with Villarreal on a unshackle in the summer of 2020 after playing 141 games for the Reds.
Rating: 4/10 - Well-liked around the crew and could impress with his parade but his want of defensive nous caused palpitations at times.
Signed for Liverpool from AC Milan in 2014 proper weeks after Rodgers categorically uttered he wouldn't be joining, which was conceivably was indicative of many of the Reds recruitment at the time. Scored rightful four times in 28 matches, only once in the league, and left to get back to Milan on loan.
After spells with Nice and Marseille in France, he is now with Brescia in Serie A.
Rating: 3/10 - Didn't deliver goals or even any off-the cast amusement.
Initially played left back by Rodgers, before being injured during Klopp's blessing week at the club. Gomez has become one of the top kid centre-backs in Europe - - and has struck up a redoubtable partnership with Virgil troop Dijk.
The goalkeeper fell down the pecking directive fast at Liverpool, forging a costly oversight in the top few minutes of his only Premier League provoke at Watford in Decmber 2015 and departed Anfield in the summer of 2020, joining Hibernian in Scotland after an initial loan there.
The striker flourished in Rodgers' second days but suffered two serious injuries unbefitting Klopp and struggled to discontinue into his first-team plans, animated to Southampton in chase of regular football when he has settled and been in fine goalscoring form.
Rating: 6/10 - always looked like he had a goal in him and so unlucky with injuries.
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Arrived from Manchester City on a liberate discharge and has gone on to become a clue figure in the club's renaissance under Jurgen Klopp.
Showed his versatility and commitment to the effect by packing in and playing a absolute season at left back and remains one of the guide figures in the Anfield sauce room, his leadership and standards having helped crystallize the tone for the era of success beginning at Anfield.
Rating: 9/10 - Liverpool's finest ever free signing alongside Gary McAllister.
The fix back was a crucial measure of Klopp's feature for his first two seasons, but suffered injury in July 2017 and failed to recoup his place with the emergence of Trent Alexander-Arnold.
Several sides were interested in buying Clyne during the summer before he suffered an wretched anterior cruciate ligament injury during the pre-season kindly with Borussia Dortmund.
Rating: 6/10 - harmless span of hands at fix back but last few years decimated by injury
A unique footballer, who it took the Anfield collection - and many of the footballing governmental - some situation to absolutely presume and appreciate.
Has evolved into one of the most respected forwards in European football, his motility and intelligence providing the entire foil for Mohamed Salah and Sadio Mane as the three of them obtain taken Liverpool to the pinnacle of system football, with Firmino - never the most prolific of goalscorers - grabbing the extra-time goal inveigh Flamengo in Qatar which sealed the World Club Cup.
Rating: 9/10 - Liverpool's cleverest footballer since Kenny Dalglish
Struggled to accomplish an effect despite the £32.5million price certificate and is now at Crystal Palace, where he has been struggling for form.
Rating: 5/10 - wrong partner at the wrong situation but quiet managed 10 goals in 42 games
Still on the payroll at Liverpool but continues to be loaned out in hunt of a task permit; currently at Fluminese in his native Brazil.