Diogo Jota: Liverpool reportedly agree £45million deal to sign Wolves striker

Diogo Jota: Liverpool reportedly agree £45million deal to sign Wolves striker

- Diogo Jota is now on the verge of making a move to Premier League side Liverpool

- The Reds are said to have agreed deal with Wolves over the signing of Diogo Jota

- Liverpool also recently completed the signing of Alcantara from Bayern Munich

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Liverpool who are the reigning Premier League champions have reportedly agreed £45 million deal with fellow English club Wolves over the signing of Diogo Jota.

Despite winning the League title last season in remarkable style, Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp is still trying to bolster his squad this term in all competitions.

The German tactician made Jota his priority after landing super midfielder Thiago Alcantara from Bayern Munich who beat PSG last term to win the Champions League.

The 23-year-old Portuguese attacker will be back-up for main men Mohamed Salah, Sadio Mane and Roberto Firmino at Anfield.

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According to the report on UK Sun citing The Times, Liverpool will first pay part of the money agreed on and will balance up before the end of the season.

Mohamed Salah, Firmino and Sadio Mane has been leading the attack for Liverpool for the past three seasons and they have also won the Champions League title.

Last three seasons when they first got to the final, Liverpool suffered a 3-1 defeat against Real Madrid, but they made a return last two terms and beat Spurs in the final.

Diogo Jota: Liverpool reportedly agree £45million deal to sign Wolves striker

Diogo Jota: Liverpool reportedly agree £45million deal to sign Wolves striker (photo: Getty)
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Earlier, Legit.ng had reported how Scottish professional football League side Celtic are reportedly considering going for the transfer of Nigerian and Liverpool striker Taiwo Awoniyi who currently plays for Mainz in Germany.

Since Taiwo Awoniyi moved to Liverpool from Imperial Soccer Academy, the Nigerian star has not been able to play for the Premier League side due to a work permit.

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He has been playing on loan elsewhere ever since then with Liverpool also renewing his contract at Anfield.

The superb performances of the likes of Sadio Mane and Mohamed Salah is making Liverpool coach Jürgen Klopp not to think about bringing another striker in.

Celtic on the other hand are hoping to sign the Nigeria forward if Odsonne Edouard leaves the club this summer.

According to the report by Daily Star, Celtic are of the opinion that Awoniyi would be valued at £9 million despite having never played a game for the Premier League champions.

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