Artículo

Liverpool sign Alisson in world-record deal

19 julio 2018 23:02

Liverpool have announced the signing of Brazil international Alisson from Roma for a fee that could rise to £65million, a deal that smashes the record for the world's most expensive goalkeeper.

The 25-year-old was reportedly a target for Real Madrid and Chelsea after his performances for last season's Champions League semi-finalists and for Brazil at the World Cup.

However, he has signed a long-term contract at Liverpool after the Reds reached an agreement with Roma on Thursday.

The fee - an initial £56m with a further £9m in potential add-ons - eclipses the £34.7m that took Ederson from Benfica to Manchester City in 2017, which was the most any club had paid for a goalkeeper, in sterling, at the time.

Alisson is set to take over as number one from Loris Karius, who came under fire after his mistakes led to two goals in the 3-1 Champions League final defeat to Real Madrid in May.

The Brazilian made 37 Serie A appearances for Roma in 2017-18 and shone during the club's run to the last four of Europe's premier club competition, where they lost 7-6 on aggregate to Liverpool.

"I'm really happy, it's a dream come true to wear such a prestigious shirt for a club of this size that is used to always winning," said Alisson.

"In terms of my life and my career, it's a huge step for me being part of this club and this family.

"You can be certain that I'll give my all."

Últimas noticias

18 de octubre 2018

 00:41
 00:40
 00:29
 00:19
 00:03
 00:00

17 de octubre 2018

 23:23
 23:14
 22:43
 22:24
 22:08
 21:04
 20:53
 20:23
 20:10
 20:03
 19:11
 18:49
 18:41
 18:25
 18:05
 18:00
 17:50
 17:47
 17:10
 16:32
 16:27
 16:05
 15:57
 15:44
 15:14
 14:19
 14:03
 14:00
 13:50
 13:36
 13:06
 13:02
 12:53
 12:20
 12:19
 12:03
 11:56
 11:35
 11:23
 11:05
 11:00
 10:41
 10:22
 10:06
 09:31
 09:23
 09:09
 07:43
 07:30
 06:07
 05:52
 04:56
 04:14
 04:10
 03:26
 03:19
 01:47
 01:41
 01:36
 01:31
 01:23
 00:39
 00:35
 00:21