Danny Ings has seen his career stutter since making the move from Burnley to Liverpool in 2015.
Injuries have been a major hinderance during his time on Merseyside, and it has restricted him to just six Premier League starts in three seasons.
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With manager Jurgen Klopp having Mohamed Salah, Roberto Firmino and Sadio Mane providing the main attacking threat, it is difficult to see a place for Ings, even when fit.
Understandably, that is why the 25-year-old is open to leaving Anfield and seeking pastures new, according to the Daily Mail.
Southampton should certainly be keeping an eye out for a new attacking player considering how lacklustre they were in front of goal last season.
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Manolo Gabbiadini, Shane Long and Charlie Austin failed to deliver consistently, and while it may seem like a bizarre suggestion to sign a player like Ings who has barely touched the pitch in recent years, there is a risk worth taking.
When fit, Ings has the ability to be a reliable goalscorer, and he would fit into the Southampton team.
Judging by the outcome of our recent poll the fans feel the same way.