Liverpool FC to sell 25-year-old to Leicester City, claims insider
John Percy delivers the latest news on Danny Ward's proposed move from Liverpool FC to Leicester City
Liverpool FC have reached an agreement with Leicester City to sell them goalkeeper Danny Ward, according to reporter John Percy.
Ward, 25, has been touted as a target for the Foxes this summer as they look to bolster their squad ahead of next season.
Liverpool FC completed the signing of Brazilian goalkeeper Alisson Becker from AS Roma on Thursday night as they moved quickly to bolster their options between the posts ahead of next season.
The Reds are now said to be close to agreeing a deal to let Ward leave Anfield in search of a new challenge.
And Daily Telegraph reporter Percy has delivered the latest update on Ward’s situation at Liverpool FC.
Writing on Twitter, Percy said: “#lcfc have agreed a fee with Liverpool for goalkeeper Danny Ward. Coming in as competition for Kasper Schmeichel, not as a replacement. Ward set to meet with Leicester in next 24-48 hours.”
Liverpool FC will be looking to challenge for the Premier League title next season as they look to try and win their first trophy under Klopp.
The Merseyside outfit finished in fourth place in the Premier League table last term and without a trophy after they ended up losing the Champions League final to Real Madrid.
Liverpool FC have not yet been able to win a trophy under Klopp since his appointment at Anfield as Brendan Rodgers’ successor back in 2015.