07 Agosto, 2017
He would provide a direct upgrade on both Willian and Pedro, and has the potential to surpass even Eden Hazard.
Aubameyang may just be teasing his colleague, but it's fair to say he won't have done a great deal to dampen the growing transfer speculation that Dortmund could do without.
Self-styled transfer guru Di Marzio reports that the 'significant offer' will not be enough to convince Dortmund to part with one of their most valuable assets, as clubs begin to squeeze Barca for as much of Neymar's €222m fee as they can get.
Barcelona have plenty of cash to spend after flogging Neymar for an incredible £198m.
The midfielder moved to Manchester City for £54.5m, and Die Wolfe are yet to bounce back from losing their prized asset.
If we are serious about reestablishing ourselves among the world elite following our return to the Champions League, this is the calibre of players we should be looking to sign.
Kop boss Jurgen Klopp insists Coutinho, 25, is not for sale.
This season, he has already played one game for Dortmund in the DFL Super Cup and provided an assist against Bayern. The French international looks like their top target.
New Barcelona manager Ernesto Valverde has had a slow summer with transfer arrivals, but his side have frequently been linked with big names, including Liverpool's Philippe Coutinho. Barca's needs are now, though.