Liverpool report: 'Secret agent' played key role in Cody Gakpo deal

Cody Gakpo
Cody Gakpo celebrates a goal for PSV in the Eredivisie (Image credit: Getty)

Liverpool centre-back Virgil van Dijk played a key role in persuading Cody Gakpo to join Liverpool, according to reports in the Dutch media.

The Reds have agreed a deal to sign the forward from PSV, with the transfer set to officially go through once the January market opens for business this weekend.

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