Premier League rivals Leicester City and Arsenal are also believed to be in the running for the 23-year-old, who has 20 goals this season in all competitions.
Jurgen Klopp is expected to go in search of an out and out striker this summer as the Reds look to diversify their options in attack.
A prolific goalscorer north of the border, the link to Edouard have left many Kopites debating whether the Frenchman would be able to make the grade at Anfield.
Here’s a pick of the reactions from Twitter…
This is painful to see https://t.co/IFoPxuUVQO
— Jack Kelly (@Jack_Kelly67) March 20, 2021
I’d take this all day long https://t.co/LrxFWu8FTz
— Olivia (@JotaBelieveIt) March 20, 2021
Far from good enough
— Sam (@Sharper71) March 20, 2021
He’d be a class back up https://t.co/CfHfNTxTX2
— . (@camlfc) March 21, 2021
Good player but surely miles below the level we should be targeting? https://t.co/wwtuO5uQqV
— ?? (@adamlfc00) March 20, 2021
This is the back up striker we need. Obviously we need to sign a first team striker aswell though. https://t.co/RxgCRF3KzR
— Aaron (@AaronD_97_) March 20, 2021