According to Metro, Liverpool are reportedly the Premier League club behind a $26.5 million (US) bid for Bologna midfielder Gaston Ramirez.
The 21-year-old Uruguayan has been on the radars of Liverpool, Chelsea and Manchester United.
Ramirez' agent, Pablo Bentancur, told Italian TV station TMW about the bid.
"Bologna have received an offer near to 20-million euros from an important club in the Premier League," Bentancur said. "Bologna will decide at the end of the season what they are going to do."