There may be the conclusion of the Premier League and a World Cup to go before the transfer window re-opens, but that doesn't mean the rumour mill stops turning and churning out transfer speculation.
Spurred on by a 24-hour instant gratification culture, Liverpool rarely remain out of the headlines as far as potential signings are concerned.
This week has been no different with reports across Europe suggesting the Reds are on the trail of several hot prospects to boost their squad in time for hopeful Champions League football next season.
Alex Miller reported in the Daily Mail last week that Brendan Rodgers will be backed with a £60million transfer war chest by the club's owners, should they secure Champions League qualification this season.
However, shaping an improved squad may also see some familiar faces leave the set-up, too.
Here we sift through the rubbish and bring you the key transfer rumours surrounding Liverpool this week.