Plenty of great players have played for Liverpool throughout the years but a few left the club too soon.
It's always a risky call when managers and executives decide it's okay to let a player leave.
It didn't work for Liverpool with these players.
Whether they were deemed surplus to requirements or allowed to leave because they wanted to, these players left Anfield behind.
Legends like Ian Rush and Robbie Fowler, who came back for second spells, are not included in this list. Even Michael Owen, who didn't perform at the same level after leaving the club, didn't make the cut.
Here are five players the Reds sold too soon.