Such is the nature of meteoric rises in football, this time last year the majority of the Transfer Tavern had barely heard of Islam Slimani.
Now, all manner of punters hailing from all over the country are begging he arrives at their club over the coming weeks.
So, imagine the disappointment on the faces of the Liverpool fans when reports from Portugal, suggesting they have had a £20m bid for him snubbed, emerged.
Both Leicester City and Spurs have been linked with moves for the 27-year old, who notched an impressive 33 goals across all competitions last term.
There are ongoing doubts about the long-term future of Christian Benteke at Anfield, while England international Daniel Sturridge has seriously struggled with injuries for much of the past two seasons.
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