According to reports in the Daily Mirror Liverpool has dispatched scouts to watch Lazio’s attacking midfielder Felipe Anderson, who according to the tabloid is one of Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers top targets this summer.

The 21-year-old Brazilian has also attracted the attention of Chelsea and the two Manchester clubs after having scored seven goals with eight assists for the Serie A side this season.

Liverpool though is looking to get the jump on their competitors by sending scout Paul Goldrick to watch the former Santos star in action against Fiorentina Monday night, during which Anderson played a full ninety minutes in the Romans 4-0 win over the visitors from Florence.

You can watch the Lazio star in action in the video below. Could he be the new Coutinho?