Liverpool Set To Announce Patson Daka's Arrival

Liverpool look set to sign Zambian striker from RB Salzburg next week.
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Jurgen Klopp is set to retool his options this summer. The German manager is said to be in the market for a versatile attacker and a Georginio Wijnaldum replacement after signing a new centre-back. 

The Reds have already announced the signing of Ibrahima Konate from RB Leipzig on 28 May

The French centre back joined the Merseyside club for a rumoured fee of £36 million.

As far as attackers go, Liverpool have been linked with several very talented players. 

Among those who have been linked with a move to Liverpool this summer include Lautaro Martinez, Raphinha (who Liverpool have bid £32 million for), Kylian Mbappe and Dusan Vlahovic.

Dusan Vlahovic

Dusan Vlahovic chasing the ball for Serie A side Fiorentina.


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However, according to reports, one striker's transfer is farther along than all of the aforementioned names.

According to Zambian football outlet, The Zambian Observer, Liverpool are set to announce the signing of Patson Daka next week.

Daka in Europa league action for RB Salzburg against Villarreal.

Patson Daka dribbles the ball during RB Salzburg's Europa League match.

The Zambian striker is coming off of an amazing season for Austrian Bundesliga side Red Bull Salzburg. 

The 22 year-old striker scored an impressive 34 goals in 42 appearances. The Salzburg man also provided an additional 12 assists.

Previous reports claim that Liverpool faced strong competition from Manchester City, Manchester United, West Ham United and RB Salzburg's sister club RB Leipzig. 

According to Fabrizio Romano, Divock Origi is seeking a move away from Liverpool this summer. 

“Divock Origi is ready to leave Liverpool. There are offers.”

Liverpool view Daka as the perfect replacement for Divock Origi.