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Deal close: Liverpool negotiate agreement to land excellent midfielder

grayyyyLiverpool fans in the Transfer Tavern have reserved a bottle of bubbly behind the bar in anticipation of an exciting deal, with the latest transfer reports being extremely positive for the Reds.

Metro explain that Liverpool have negotiated a first option agreement with Birmingham City to land 19-year-old wonder-kid Demarai Gray.

Whilst the reports does not indicate when Liverpool could make the signing, it means the Reds boast an option to snap-up the talented midfielder even if another side agrees terms with him.

Gray has attracted vast interest from Premier League clubs this season, with it stated Arsenal, Tottenham Hotspur and Southampton are all keen on the young talent.

However, Jurgen Klopp’s side have the edge and it now seems Merseyside will be he destination when the time comes for him to leave the West Midlands and Championship football.

Liverpool have the luxury of being able to wait to land their man, with Klopp now able to watch Gray develop at Birmingham City and secure his signature at a time he believes is suitable.

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