Liverpool FC set to sign 17-year-old for £5m in January – report

Liverpool FC are set to tie up a deal to sign Morgan Gibbs-White from Wolves in January, say reports

Transfer Agent
By Transfer Agent
jurgen klopp
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp Photo: New Balance

Liverpool FC are set to wrap up a £5m deal to sign Morgan Gibbs-White from Wolves in the January transfer window, according to reports in the British media.

The Sun is reporting that the Reds are poised to complete a deal for the 17-year-old in the new year and that the Reds are leading the race to land him.

The teenage midfielder was part of the England Under-17 side who were crowned as world champions last month and the Merseyside outfit are hoping to get a deal tied up in the new year.

The same report claims that Gibbs-White’s contract at Wolves expires in the summer of 2019 and that he could be tempted into a move away from Molineux.

The youngster has been at Wolves since he was eight years old and the Sun claim that he is capable of playing up front as well as an attacking midfielder.

Liverpool are bound to be linked with a host of different players in the coming weeks as the January transfer window draws ever nearer.

One area of the squad Jurgen Klopp is likely to be keen to address is defence, with the Reds having looked far from convincing at the back this season.

Liverpool host Southampton at Anfield on Saturday afternoon in the Premier League.

MORE: Latest Liverpool FC news and views

MORE: Football transfer rumours and gossip


MORE: The latest football transfer news

MORE: Meet the Premier League's most stylish footballers

MORE: Do you know the top Muslim footballers in the Premier League?

MORE: Take a tour of Arsenal star Mesut Ozil’s £10m London house

MORE: Man United latest news

MORE: Arsenal latest news

MORE: Chelsea latest news

MORE: Liverpool latest news

ATP Finals 2018
The Sport Review
Roger Federer: reflecting on No1, reviewing 2018, hoping for more in 2019
The Sport Review
Top 50 Muslim footballers: Arsenal, Chelsea FC, Liverpool FC and Man United stars feature
The Sport Review
Meet Arsenal star Mesut Ozil’s girlfriend Amine Gulse
The Sport Review
Take a tour of Arsenal star Mesut Ozil’s £10m London house with us
The Sport Review
Top 50 most stylish footballers in the world in 2017: Chelsea, Arsenal stars feature – Slideshow
The Sport Review
Meet Chelsea FC star Andreas Christensen’s girlfriend Katrine Friis
Davis Cup Final 2018
The Sport Review
Davis Cup 2018: End of era, as France and Croatia bid for history in last two-team final
The Sport Review
Italy international’s agent rules out Man United move
The Sport Review
Chelsea FC ‘keen’ on signing Man United striker – report