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Done Deal: Liverpool Confirm The World-Record Signing Of Alisson Becker

It’s official – Liverpool now possess the most expensive goalkeeper of all time. The Premier League side have confirmed the signing of Brazilian goalkeeper Alisson Becker from AS Roma. The fee, previously reported as €75m all-in, will instead be worth a maximum of €72.5m (€62.5m + €10m in add-ons), as confirmed by the Serie A side. 🇧🇷 x 🔴https://t.co/t4msWAm2sU pic.twitter.com/jTq9gqOFI4 — …

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Charlie Adam Aims A Dig At Liverpool New-Boy Xherdan Shaqiri

Charlie Adam has accused former Stoke City teammate Xherdan Shaqiri of going missing when times were tough during last season’s battle against relegation. Adam, appearing on TalkSport on Thursday morning, questioned the commitment of some of Stoke’s higher-profile players in their (ultimately unsuccessful) bid to stave off the drop and claimed that some of them, including Shaqiri, “got away with …

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Irish Underage Pair Sign Pro-Contracts With Southampton

Irish duo Kameron Ledwidge and Sean Brennan have signed pro contracts with Premier League side Southampton. The underage international pairing had previously been a part of the Saints’ academy but will now move up from their status to sign professional contracts. Both players represented Ireland at the Under 17s European Championships and enjoyed good debut seasons for the under-18 side …

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Roma Defend Decision To Sell €75m Alisson Becker To Liverpool

ROME, ITALY - APRIL 10: Alisson Becker of AS Roma during the UEFA Champions League Quarter Final second leg between AS Roma and FC Barcelona at Stadio Olimpico on April 10, 2018 in Rome, Italy. (Photo by Catherine Ivill/Getty Images)

Roma have explained their rationale for agreeing to sell goalkeeper Alisson Becker to Liverpool – and have insisted that it does not show a lack of ambition. The Brazilian international is all set to seal a £67m move to Anfield in the coming hours – a world-record fee for a player in his position – and, naturally, some Giallorossi fans …

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Liverpool Agree £10m Deal To Sell Goalkeeper Danny Ward [Report]

SWANSEA, WALES - MAY 01: (THE SUN OUT, THE SUN ON SUNDAY OUT) Danny Ward of Liverpool during a Premier League match between Swansea City and Liverpool at the Liberty Stadium on May 01, 2016 in Swansea, Wales. (Photo by John Powell/Liverpool FC via Getty Images)

With one goalkeeper coming in at Liverpool on Thursday, another loos set to be on his way out. While Alisson Becker is seemingly hours away from completing a £67m transfer from Roma, the club are reportedly in talks to sell Danny Ward. The 25-year-old had been due to start in Liverpool’s friendly match against Blackburn Rovers on Thursday night, but …

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Oxlade-Chamberlain To Miss The Majority Of The Season Through Injury

Jurgen Klopp has confirmed that Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain is likely to miss the vast majority of the 2018-19 season and competitive game time before the end of the campaign would be a bonus. The midfielder sustained multiple ligament damage when attempting a tackle during the first half of the Champions League tie with AS Roma at Anfield in April. The 24-year-old underwent a …

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Signing Alisson Becker For €75m Is A Necessary Gamble For Liverpool

BERLIN, GERMANY - MARCH 27: Goalkeeper Alisson of Brazil looks on during the international friendly match between Germany and Brazil at Olympiastadion on March 27, 2018 in Berlin, Germany. (Photo by TF-Images/Getty Images)

Liverpool look set to fix a long-standing problem – at considerable financial cost – with the impending arrival of Brazilian goalkeeper Alisson Becker. A €75m deal has been agreed between Liverpool and Roma for the 25-year-old’s services, with only personal terms and a medical keeping Alisson from becoming the most expensive goalkeeper of all time by some distance. A deal such as …

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