“But yes, absolutely, the more quality you have and the more competition you have for places at the very least keeps everybody on their toes.”
And Nicol added: “The guy is a quality player, there’s no question about that.
“The guy is a quality player, there’s no question about that.
“But the truth is that would mean you’re changing your style a little bit. So I wonder whether if it’s a chance to sign a great player and keep the squad strong, because if there’s one thing Liverpool have it’s competition in the middle of the park.
“Yes, he’s a great player, but I’m not sure he makes the team better though.
“Do you really want to touch something that isn’t broken? Liverpool are very dynamic and Thiago is more of an old-school footballer.