Liverpool are on the verge of completing a deal for Thiago after coming to terms with Bayern Munich over a £27m transfer, reports say.
The midfielder has repeatedly been linked with a switch to Liverpool this summer after doing a U-turn on his decision to pen a new deal with Bayern.
Thiago has less than a year left on his current deal, but Liverpool were thought to be unwilling to meet Bayern’s asking price.
But the Athletic claim Liverpool have now agreed a fee with the Bundesliga champions.
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