Liverpool complete Wijnaldum signing

Liverpool have agreed a £25m deal for Netherland international Georginio Wijnaldum from Newcastle United.

The 25-year-old will have a medical with the Reds on Friday.

Wijnaldum joined the Magpies from Dutch side PSV in 2015, scoring 11 goals in 38 appearances for the club.

He is the sixth summer signing for Liverpool so far, joining Mainz goalkeeper Loris Karius, Schalke centre-back Joel Matip, Red Star Belgrade midfielder Marko Grujic, Southampton forward Sadio Mane snd FC Augsburg defender Ragnar Klavan.

The Reds are currently on a pre-season tour in America and will play friendlies against Chelsea (27 July), AC Milan (30 July) and Roma (1 August).

Following their return to England, they will play Barcelona at Wembley Stadium on 6 August and 1. FSV Mainz 05 a day later in Germany.

Their first match of the new season will be against Arsenal on 14 August.