They also failed to secure Nail Fekir from Lyon after a problem with his fitness.
“I think it’s hard to be critical of Liverpool’s form in the Premier League but they’re not firing on all cylinders,” the Liverpool legend said.
“A lot of the problems come from midfield. If you go back to the summer, they signed two midfielders but they wanted a third one, Fekir from Lyon.
“I’m not sure if Fabinho and Keita are not greater than what they’ve already got.