The 22-year old striker is set to join the Reds on July 1 when his contract at Burnley expires and former Anfield great Owen has implored him to quickly improve his game so he is not found wanting.
"Then the scrutiny is on. Any weaknesses that you have in your game will be exposed at a top club.
"Ings will have to make that step up into a team where things are expected of you. Not just nicking a goal every so often and making the headlines. But it is great to see lads like that come from the smaller teams into the big boys and get a chance."