Liverpool have concurred an arrangement to sign midfielder Thiago Alcantara from Bayern Munich for in any event £20m, in addition to £5m in additional items, on a four-year contract.
Thiago, 29, joined the German goliaths from Barcelona in 2013 and played in last season's Champions League last triumph over Paris St-Germain.
He is set to wear the number six shirt at Anfield.
Thiago would be the Premier League champions' subsequent summer marking, after Greece left-back Kostas Tsimikas.
The ensured £20m will be paid in portions, with the greatest extra £5m relying upon the Reds' accomplishment in the Premier League and Champions League.
When approached about a possible move for the Spaniard a week ago, Liverpool administrator Jurgen Klopp stated: "I can't end theory as long as the exchange window is open.
"It is decent that we are connected with him however that is basically it truly. It is on the grounds that he is a decent player and Liverpool is a major club, so that is pleasant."
Bayern supervisor Hansi Flick said at a news meeting on Thursday: "Thiago is an outstanding player who had enormous accomplishment here for a long time. He's an incredible individual and a remarkable expert.
"It was exceptionally passionate today when he bid farewell."
Thiago began his vocation at Barcelona and was intensely connected with a transition to Manchester United when David Moyes supplanted Sir Alex Ferguson in 2013, however went to Germany.
Just as the Champions League, he has won seven continuous Bundesliga titles, four German Cups and the Club World Cup with Bayern.
17/09/2020 06:18 pm