Sevilla striker Carlos Bacca has been heavily pursued by Liverpool for a while, but it is now looking like all of their hard work in trying to land him may go to waste.
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Bacca is on the verge of completing a £17.7m move to AC Milan, report the Metro.
This is sure to anger Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers, who would have loved to bring in a reliable scorer such as Bacca.
AC Milan are willing to break the bank for the Colombian international too though, judging by their reported offer.
He proved to be a consistent scoring force for Sevilla.
Bacca scored 34 goals in 71 appearances for Sevilla, which spanned over two seasons. Sevilla finished in fifth place in the La Liga standings in each of the past two seasons.