The 2011-12 season is the 20th of the Barclay's Premier League.
It was also Liverpool's 20th attempt to become first-time champions of England's top-tier league under the current moniker.
Transfers from the summer transfer window were expected to help deliver the goods. The Reds look set to finish in eighth place at best.
Here is a look at the summer transfers for Liverpool and how they've performed for the club.