The home page of the England soccer team said the signing of Takumi Minamino had been completed. Liverpool club confirmed the agreement with Red Bull Salzburg club about the transfer of Takumi Minamino.
The Japan international will officially be Liverpool man from January 2020. After he agreed to personal terms with the team and passed a medical examination on Merseyside.
Minamino also launched a new team and met his team-mates at Liverpool. Speaking of joining the defending champions, the Japanese player is very excited. His playing for Liverpool is a dream come true. He was excited when this moment came true.
“Playing football in the Premier League is one of my goals. This is a world-class tournament. I always think that if my career is smooth, one day I can play in the Premier. However, I don’t think I ever played for Liverpool and I’m very happy with this,” he said.
The Liverpool club did not disclose the terms of the transfer. But Sky Sport revealed the Anfield team had to spend £ 7.25million to activate the terms of his contract release with Red Bull Salzburg. Minamino, 24, will be wearing the number 18 shirt for the new team.
Minamino impressed the Liverpool leadership in the match between Red Bull Salzburg and Liverpool in the Champions League this season at Anfield. He dribbled through Liverpool midfielder Virgil van Dijk, something rare players have done in recent years. The striker also had a goal in a 3-3 draw between the two teams.
The Japanese striker used to face Vietnam at the 2019 Asian Cup, Takumi Minamino shone in a Salzburg match losing to Liverpool 3-4 with a volley that killed goalkeeper Adrian. He repeatedly scored against the net at the 2019 Asian Cup.He repeatedly scored against the net at the 2019 Asian Cup.