While the prospect of the Senegalese defender lining up alongside Virgil van Dijk in the heart of the Reds’ defence is appealing, Connor Varnish warns LFC fans to Koul it.
The Croatian central defender showed his defensive quality, while also getting on the scoresheet at the other end of the pitch.
A number of uninspired performances from Liverpool players contributed to a lacklustre showing at Anfield, but the impact of Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain and Georginio Wijnaldum from the bench helped the Reds to come away from the game with something.
Liverpool’s performance was poor, but they still kept their unbeaten run at Anfield thanks to Dejan Lovren’s second-half equaliser.
The Reds welcome a Serie A side in turmoil as they look to book their place in the next round of the Champions League.
It is increasingly appreciated just how under-appreciated Roberto Firmino’s importance to the Reds is but, after a relatively quiet couple of months in-front of goal, Liverpool’s smiling assassin provided his latest clarification at Selhurst Park on Saturday afternoon.
With the January transfer window looming and Xherdan Shaqiri’s Anfield future looking uncertain, could Lorenzo Insigne be the man that the Reds turn to?