With or without the Premier League title, Brendan Rodgers has been a huge success at Liverpool, taking the club back to where they belong in the top four and importantly in the race for the league title.

It means the manager is deserving of a financial boost this summer and a far more decisive showing in the market than was offered to him by the club during the January window.

Rodgers has produced miracles with a relatively small squad and a budget dwarfed by that of Chelsea and Manchester City. If Liverpool are to continue in their ascent next season, they must sign proven quality during the summer.

So with this in mind, these are the six players that will ensure Liverpool have another strong campaign next season

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