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Done Deal: Liverpool Confirm Their Latest Summer Signing

Klavan Liverpool

Liverpool have today confirmed the signing of defender Ragnar Klavan from Augsburg. The Estonian national team captain has joined the Anfield club on a long-term contract for a fee believed to be in the region of £4m. With a fee agreed between the two clubs on Monday, Klavan flew into Liverpool yesterday where he underwent a medical and agreed personal terms. …

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Liverpool Set To Sign £4m Bundesliga Defender This Week

during the UEFA Europa League round of 32 first leg match between FC Augsburg and Liverpool at WWK-Arena on February 18, 2016 in Augsburg, Germany.

Reports on Sunday night claimed that Liverpool are closing in on the £4m signing of Augsburg defender Ragnar Klavan. James Pearce of the Liverpool Echo and Tony Barrett of the Times – the two most reliable of all Liverpool sources – broke the news that the Reds were closing on the signing of the 30-year-old central defender. Jurgen Klopp’s need …

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Liverpool Linked With Barcelona Star As Their Recruitment Drive Continues

LONDON, ENGLAND - MARCH 06: Jurgen Klopp manager of Liverpool looks on prior to the Barclays Premier League match between Crystal Palace and Liverpool at Selhurst Park on March 6, 2016 in London, England. (Photo by Paul Gilham/Getty Images)

Liverpool have continued their search for a centre-back by reaching out to Barcelona about their France star Jérémy Mathieu, according to reports on Sunday. The defender has played just 75 times for Barcelona in the two years he’s been at the Camp Nou. However, Reds boss Jurgen Klopp is on the look out for players to bolster his back line with Mamadou Sakho and …

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Liverpool Midfielder Close To Galatasaray Loan Move [Report]

BANGKOK, THAILAND - JULY 14: Lucas Leiva of Liverpool greets the fans after the international friendly match between Thai Premier League All Stars and Liverpool FC at Rajamangala Stadium on July 14, 2015 in Bangkok, Thailand. (Photo by Robertus Pudyanto/Getty Images)

With Martin Skrtel leaving Liverpool for Fenerbahce yesterday, another long-serving player could be set to join him in Turkey. Turkish website Fotomac are today reporting that Galatasaray have agreed a one-year loan deal worth €1m for Brazilian midfielder Lucas Leiva. The report goes on to state that Lucas’ €3m annual wages could be a problem – with Gala only prepared …

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Done Deal: Liverpool Defender Completes £5.5m Move to Fenerbahce

ISTANBUL, TURKEY - JULY 12: Liverpool defender Martin Skrtel (C) is seen during his arrival at the Istanbul Ataturk Airport on July 12, 2016, to agree terms with Turkey's Fenerbahce.

Turkish league side Fenerbahce have completed the signing of Liverpool defender Martin Skrtel, eight years after joining the club from Russian side Zenit St Petersburg. The Slovakian made 242 appearances for the Merseyside club – but only made 27 appearances last season, the fewest since joining the Anfield faithful in 2008. Fenerbache announced the signing through their website on Thursday, with a signing ceremony …

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Liverpool Defender Flies To Turkey For Medical

LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - APRIL 22: (THE SUN OUT, THE SUN ON SUNDAY OUT) Jurgen Klopp manager of Liverpool with Martin Skrtel of Liverpool during a training session at Melwood Training Ground on April 22, 2016 in Liverpool, England. (Photo by John Powell/Liverpool FC via Getty Images)

Liverpool’s Martin Skrtel has moved one step closer to finalising his Anfield departure. The 31-year-old is due in Istanbul tomorrow, where he will undergo a medical before officially signing for Fenerbachce and bring his eight-and-a-half year spell at Liverpool to a close. The Turkish side have confirmed that a deal will be wrapped up in the near future, with the …

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Jürgen Klopp Confirms Liverpool Summer Clear-Out

BIRKENHEAD, ENGLAND - JULY 08: (THE SUN OUT, THE SUN ON SUNDAY OUT) Jurgen Klopp manager of Liverpool during a Pre-Season Friendly match between Tranmere Rovers and Liverpool at Prenton Park on July 8, 2016 in Birkenhead, England. (Photo by Andrew Powell/Liverpool FC via Getty Images)

Liverpool manager Jürgen Klopp has confirmed that he has too many players currently at his disposal. Klopp was speaking after Liverpool’s opening pre-season friendly last night – a 1-0 victory against Tranmere at Prenton Park – and he admitted that a number of players would have to leave the club, as the squad has simply become too bloated. In quotes carried …

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Liverpool Defender’s Departure To Be Finalised This Week

BRISBANE, AUSTRALIA - JULY 17: Martin Skrtel of Liverpool FC points during the international friendly match between Brisbane Roar and Liverpool FC at Suncorp Stadium on July 17, 2015 in Brisbane, Australia. (Photo by Chris Hyde/Getty Images)

The departure of Liverpool defender Martin Skrtel is set to be completed later this week. The 31 year old is set to complete a £5.5m transfer to Fenerbahçe in the coming days, the Turkish side’s president has confirmed. Skrtel’s Slovakia side were dumped out of Euro 2016 last weekend with an emphatic 3-0 defeat to Germany in the second round, and …

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Liverpool Defender To Sign For Roma

AS Roma v Empoli FC - Serie A

Liverpool and Slovakian centre-back , Martin Skrtel , looks to be moving to Serie A Giants, Roma, according to the Express. Italian journalist Emanuele Giulianelli of Gazzetta dello Sport also tweeted that “Roma have reached an agreement for Skrtel. 3 years contract for the Slovak former Liverpool defender”. News broke earlier in the week that the 31 year old may be on the move …

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Agent Confirms Liverpool Veteran Considering Multiple Offers From Other Clubs

He is one of Liverpool’s longest serving players but now, it seems, Martin Skrtel will be leaving the club this summer. The Slovakian has made over 300 appearances over eight years since joining the club but his days in red are seemingly numbered. The defender’s agent Mithat Halis told Radyospor: “There are three clubs that want Martin,” “Fenerbahce have been interested …

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French Report: Liverpool Send Scouts To Watch Paris Saint-Germain Star

<> at Camp Nou on April 20, 2015 in Barcelona, Spain.

Jürgen Klopp’s Liverpool rebuilding project looks like it will be quick yet comprehensive this summer. With Joël Matip and Marko Grujić already arriving, Piotr Zieliński heavily linked and further reinforcements to replace the likely departures of Christian Benteke, Joe Allen and Martin Skrtel, not to mention Mamadou Sakho’s suspension and the probable signing of a new goalkeeper, it promises to be a period …

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Two Liverpool Stars Could Join Premier League Rivals This Summer According To The Guardian

HULL, ENGLAND - APRIL 28: Jake Livermore of Hull City takes on Joe Allen (L) and Jordon Ibe of Liverpool (R) during the Barclays Premier League match between Hull City and Liverpool at KC Stadium on April 28, 2015 in Hull, England. (Photo by Alex Livesey/Getty Images)

With so many players being linked with Liverpool already ahead of this summer, it was inevitable that rumours of departures would also surface. With Marko Grujić and Joël Matip already confirmed to be arriving at Anfield in the summer, and others including Polish international Piotr Zieliński, Köln left back Jonas Hector and Bayern star Mario Götze rumoured to also be on Jürgen Klopp’s summer …

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Good News For Liverpool As Injured Stars Set To Return To Training

Transfer deadline day might have been a bit of a damp squib for Liverpool what with the attempts to sign Shakhtar’s Alex Teixeira having come to nothing, but manager Jürgen Klopp had some good news on the injury front during his press conference ahead of Tuesday’s clash with league leaders Leicester City. First, the bad news: “I don’t think something …

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Sakho’s Return Will Be A Massive Boost for Liverpool

Another Liverpool player was added to the injury list last weekend as Croatian central defender Dejan Lovren suffered a nasty knee injury against West Brom. Lovren returned to the line up for Liverpool after French defender Mamadou Sakho was out for a number of weeks with a knee injury and impressed enough to be nominated for the November Player of the …

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How Liverpool Could Line Up Next Season

Liverpool have met Christian Benteke’s £32.5 million release clause, according to the BBC, meaning a transfer is now imminent. There has been a mixed reaction on social media among the Liverpool fans, as some hoped to spend the Raheem Sterling cash on a big European name while others are excited about the prospect of Benteke as he has proven himself in the Premier …

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