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Klopp set to bring in an­other Brazil­ian keeper

- Sports · UEFA Champions League · Soccer · Liverpool Football Club · Liverpool · Loris Karius · Alisson

Liver­pool are poised to sign 17-year-old Brazil­ian goal­keeper Marcelo Pi­taluga for £1.8mil­lion.

Pi­taluga will join from Brazil­ian side Flu­mi­nense and strength­ens the club’s ranks among the back-ups to Alis­son Becker and deputy Adrian.

The young­ster is able to join Liver­pool by virtue of hold­ing a Ger­man pass­port.

Liver­pool still have Ger­man keeper Loris Kar­ius although they are hope­ful he can find a new club be­fore the trans­fer win­dow closes.

Pi­taluga will be­come Liver­pool’s se­cond sum­mer sign­ing, al­beit he is headed for the youth ranks. The ini­tial fee

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