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Liverpool announce signing of Chelsea star Dominic Solanke

Liverpool announce signing of Chelsea star Dominic Solanke

- The English-Nigerian striker joins the Reds from Premier League rivals Chelsea

- Solanke was named the best player at the 2017 FIFA U-20 World Cup which England won

Liverpool have completed the signing of Chelsea striker of Nigerian descent Dominic Solanke for an undisclosed fee.

NAIJ.com earlier reported that an agreement had been reached for the England U-21 international following the expiration of his contract at Stamford Bridge.

The Reds made the announcement as they unveiled the 19-year-old via their official twitter handle.

Liverpool announce signing of Chelsea star Dominic Solanke

Solanke signing his contract. Photo: Liverpoolfc.com

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The Anfield side posted: "#LFC can announce the signing of @DomSolanke" as they shared a video of Solanke in a Liverpool jersey."

Solanke on joining Liverpool said: “It feels amazing and everyone has made me feel welcome already."

Liverpool announce signing of Chelsea star Dominic Solanke

Solanke joins from Chelsea. Photo: liverpoolfc.com

The striker was recently named the best player at the FIFA U-20 World Cup which England won.

Solanke is the second ex-Chelsea player to join the Reds this summer after the arrival of Mohammed Salah from AS Roma.

The Egyptian signed a five year deal for Jurgen Klopp's side.

Meanwhile, you can see NAIJ.com's video of the Super Eagles training ahead of the World Cup qualifiers;

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