"There have been enquiries from English sides and if Ramsey was to remain in the Premier League, he would favour a move to Liverpool", wrote Ornstein.
The Welshman is Arsenal's longest-serving player at the moment, but has struggled to attain regular playing time following the appointment of Unai Emery in the summer.
The midfielder looks set to end his ten-year association with the North London outfit to join the likes of Cristiano Ronaldo and Paulo Dybala at Turin next summer on a free transfer.
Merson has branded his former club "stupid" for letting an experienced player like Ramsey leave the club in the prime of his career.
'At the moment he's an Arsenal player, certainly we aren't the only ones following him'.
"Especially, I think Arsene Wenger said when Mesut Ozil signed his contract, the big contract that he's on, that it was a cheaper option to give him the contract because to replace Mesut Ozil you're going to need to go out and pay £50m plus".
"I want his behaviour and his focus to be on West Ham on Saturday".
And after Emery revealed on Thursday that the club can only afford to bring in loan additions this month, Keown believes last year's £100million spree on Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang and Alexandre Lacazette could be the real reason behind Ramsey's pending departure.
"I asked him in the last match at Blackpool if he's OK to help us play, he said yes I want to play". He has also scored the winning goal in two of his three FA Cup triumphs.