Premier League: Liverpool set to sign Andy Robertson for reported £10 million from Hull City
Liverpool are set to sign Hull City defender Andy Robertson after agreeing on a fee of around £10 million for the Scotland international on Wednesday, according to media reports
London: Liverpool are set to sign Hull City defender Andy Robertson after agreeing on a fee of around £10 million for the Scotland international on Wednesday, according to media reports.
The 23-year-old left-back has left Hull's pre-season training camp in Portugal in order to have a medical with the Reds on Thursday.
The deal is expected to be £8 million ($10.4 million, 9 million euros) up front, followed by £2 million in add-ons.
Robertson has been instrumental for the Tigers since arriving from Dundee United in 2014 in a £2.8 million deal, making 112 appearances for the East Yorkshire outfit.
Robertson, who has 15 Scotland caps, will become Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp's third summer signing, following the arrivals of Dominic Solanke and Mohamed Salah.
Earlier on Wednesday, the East Yorkshire side announced the sale of goalkeeper Eldin Jakupovic to Leicester City for an undisclosed fee.
Liverpool, who have already won the League Cup and have Champions League and FA Cup finals to come, moved to the top of the Premier League table above Manchester City on goal difference.
Liverpool will face the winner of the second semi-final between Real Madrid and Manchester City, who meet at the Santiago Bernabeu with City leading 4-3 from the first leg.
Liverpool regained control of the tie in the second half at La Ceramica where goals from Fabinho, Luis Diaz and Sadio Mane gave them a 3-2 win on the night and a 5-2 aggregate victory.