Liverpool close to agreement for Brazilian to become Arne Slot’s first signing: report

New Liverpool manager Arne Slot celebrates a win for Feyenoord against PEC Zwolle in May 2024.
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Liverpool are reportedly close to tying up a deal for a Brazilian player who would become Arne Slot's first signing at the Anfield club.

With Slot set to take over from Jurgen Klopp this summer following the German's departure after nine seasons with the Reds, significant changes are expected.

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Ben Hayward
Weekend editor

Ben Hayward is the Weekend Editor of FourFourTwo. A European football writer and Tottenham Hotspur fan with over 15 years’ experience, he has covered games all over the world - including three World Cups, several Champions League finals, Euros, Copa America - and has spent much of that time in Spain. Ben speaks English and Spanish, currently dividing his time between Barcelona and London, covering all the big talking points of the weekend on FFT: he’s also written several list features and interviewed Guglielmo Vicario for the magazine.