According to reports in the Guardian, Liverpool are acting quickly in the transfer market to wrap the deals for Benfica’s Lazar markovic and Lille’s Divock Origi after agreeing on a £25m move for Southampton star Adam Lallana. Yesterday we had reported that Lallana was poised to have a medical at Merseyside and it is now expected that the deal is set to be announced any time soon.
Reliable Times journalist Tony Barret has now confirmed through his Twitter account that the Reds are also on the verge of signing Belgium’s Divock Origi while Brendan Rodgers’ side will also look to complete the deal to acquire the services of Chelsea target Lazar Markovic.
Liverpool moving rapidly in the transfer market. Deals for Origi & Lallana almost done and now a move for Benfica’s Lazar Markovic too.
— Tony Barrett (@TonyBarretTimes) June 27, 2014
Sky Sports journalist also echoed the recent developments from France regarding Origi’s transfer to Merseyside. French daily L’Equipe have also reported the story regarding Origi’s imminent departure from Lille.
According to reports in France, Liverpool are set to seal the signing of Lille’s Belgian starlet Divock Origi.
— Graeme Bailey (@GraemeBailey) June 27, 2014
Liverpool are also looking to complete wrap up Serbian Lazar Markovic with BBC journalist Ben Smith confirming the interest on the player.
— Ben Smith (@BenSmithBBC) June 28, 2014
However we have checked Portuguese newspaper A Bola and O Jogo this morning who haven’t reported anything regarding the player. Be rest assured we will keep you updated as soon as we get to know more information from the Portuguese sources.