Chelsea new boy Timo Werner opened the scoring in Germany’s 1-1 draw with Spain last night - leaving Liverpool fans absolutely gutted that they didn’t sign him this summer.

Werner, 24, was heavily linked with a move to Anfield earlier this year, only for the Merseyside club to pull out of a potential deal due to financial concerns amid the coronavirus pandemic.

Jurgen Klopp reportedly called the striker personally to let him know they would not be making a move in the summer window, allowing Chelsea to swoop in and secure a £54million deal with RB Leipzig

And following his impressive finish against Spain on Thursday, the Liverpool faithful have slammed their owners on Twitter for pulling the plug.

Chelsea new boy Timo Werner opened the scoring in Germany’s 1-1 draw with Spain last night

One wrote: “Werner is going to score so many goals in the Premier League”.

“Why did @LFC not sign Werner. What a player,” asked another.

A third Reds fan commented: “Safe to admit that I am gutted that Werner isn't going to be our player going forward. Chelsea have got a talented player there”.

Liverpool fans have taken to Twitter to express their frustration after pulling out of a £54million deal for the striker this summer

“Every time Timo Werner scores I hate our owners even more. He was absolutely perfect for us,” said another user.

While one admitted: “I keep trying to convince myself Werner will flop in the PL, but he really won’t. Fantastic signing for Chelsea and will 100% make them more of a threat.”

Plenty of expectation has followed Werner to Chelsea after his impressive return of 34 goals in 45 appearances for Leipzig last term.

He is one of several big-money signings to have arrived at Stamford Bridge this summer, with Hakim Ziyech (£36million), Ben Chilwell (£50million) and Thiago Silva (free) also joining Frank Lampard’s side.

Chelsea swooped in and secured a deal for Werner when Liverpool pulled the plug

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The Blues are also expected to complete a club-record £90million deal to sign Kai Havertz from Bayer Leverkusen in the coming days.

According to Sky Germany, Leverkusen have finally accepted an initial offer of £72million, with another £18million to come in add-ons.

Havertz could undergo his medical in London on Saturday.