Liverpool have agreed a fee of £20m with Bayern Munich for the sale of Spanish midfielder Thiago Alacantara.
The first to break the news of Liverpool interest was German journalist Christian Falk
Just over a week later South American outlet Varskysport were reporting a deal was already done.
This of course got the locals excited however that excitement would be dampened by the Liverpool Echo.
The first solid information that Liverpool were actually interested in Thiago came from Melissa Reddy just a week later.
From there Liverpool fans were treated to daily news which essentially consisted of terms agreed with player and Thiago wants to join with just the fee to be decided.
Finally after weeks and weeks of speculation Liverpool fans woke up to the news they all have been waiting for.