Jamie Carragher affords his response to Liverpool FC signing - Football Roof

Jamie Carragher affords his response to Liverpool FC signing

Jamie Carragher took to social media to supply his ideas after Liverpool FC wrapped up a deal to signal Luis Diaz from FC Porto over the weekend.

The Colombia worldwide has put pen to paper on a long-term take care of the Reds after weeks of hypothesis linking him with a switch to the Premier League.

Diaz turned Liverpool FC’s first signing of the January switch window when the deal was formally confirmed on Sunday and the attacking midfielder shall be linking up along with his new membership within the coming days.

The attacking midfielder has been handed the quantity 23 shirt – Carragher’s former squad quantity – at Anfield, and the Liverpool FC legend took to social media to supply his response to the deal after it was confirmed on Sunday.

“Quantity 23! Luis Diaz have to be excellent!!”, Carragher wrote on Twitter.

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Talking after the deal was confirmed, Reds boss Jurgen Klopp couldn’t cover his delight at seeing the switch undergo.

“Luis is a participant we consider will make us higher now and sooner or later,” said Klopp. “He’s the participant we actually wished and so they’ve made it occur, so I’m very completely satisfied.”

Previous to the switch being introduced, South American soccer professional Tim Vickery tipped Diaz to be a giant hit at Anfield.

“Within the Liverpool entrance three, he can be Sadio Mane … they’ve been linked with him for a lot of switch home windows and clearly know all about him,” Vickery said earlier in January.

“Luis Diaz, a Colombian, he’s a right-footed winger, typically performs reducing in from the left and he’s bought loads of targets in him, having an excellent season for Porto.”

Liverpool FC are again in motion on Sunday once they host Cardiff Metropolis within the FA Cup fourth spherical, earlier than Premier League clashes towards Leicester Metropolis and Burnley.

The Reds will then swap their attentions in direction of the primary leg of their Champions League last-16 conflict towards Inter Milan on 10 February.