Cape Town - Jamie Carragher believes that Liverpool should "add a
creative player" and has urged the Merseysiders to bring Philippe Coutinho
back to Anfield if possible.
Coutinho left the Reds in January 2018 to join Barcelona in
a deal worth up to £144 million - but the Brazilian has struggled to settle at
the Nou Camp while Liverpool has gone on to claim Champions League glory.
The playmaker has since been linked with a return to
Liverpool as well as transfers to numerous big clubs around Europe - but Klopp
has insisted the club won't be bringing him back this summer.
However, Carragher has not completely given up hope that
Coutinho could return with Liverpool lacking a "creative player" in
"I still think they could add a creative player,"
Carragher told Pundit Arena.
"They tried to sign one last season in (Nabil) Fekir,
he's actually gone this summer for a lot cheaper (joining Real Betis for
"I said it before, I'd love to see Liverpool bring
Coutinho back if that was possible in any way.
"Obviously, it hasn't worked out for him at Barcelona.
I just think that would be a great addition.
"You've got [Adam] Lallana and (Xherdan) Shaqiri in
those positions, but they're not Coutinho.
"He would give Liverpool something that they don't have
compared to City."