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Liverpool agree to sign Cody Gakpo

Liverpool football club have agreed a deal to sign Netherlands forward Cody Gakpo from PSV Eindhoven, say the Dutch club. 

23 year-old-Gakpo, had an impressive World Cup in Qatar, scoring three goals as he helped the Netherlands reach the quarter-finals.

The fee for the winger is expected to be between 40m-50m euros.

PSV say Gakpo will travel to England to complete the deal, adding that it would be a record transfer for them.

Liverpool have made a move with forwards Luis Diaz and Diogo Jota facing lengthy spells on the sidelines.

Manchester United had been heavily linked with a move for Gakpo.

Gakpo has been in fine form this season, scoring nine goals and providing 12 assists in 14 league games for PSV.

The forward has also managed three goals and registered two assists in five Europa League outings.

Writing by Tersoo Nicholas