^ I read this also. Probably the right decision as he has hardly played for Liverpool this season, and has not made the most of his limited oppertunities. But he is still very much a favourite of the fans. I saw him outside of the stadium in Istanbul 2005, and he was given lots of respect and a few songs. Liverpool are set to sign Brazilian midfielder Lucas Levia from Gremio. The 20 year old will join the reds at the start of next season. (Liverpool FC website). Personally, I've never heard of him.