Liverpool unveil new signing Solanke

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English Premier League side Liverpool has finally announced the capture of Nigerian-born Chelsea starlet Dominic Solanke.

The Merseyside giants made the announcement known through the club’s website liverpoolfc.com on Monday.

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19-year-old Solanke was part of the junior Three Lions squad that won the FIFA U-20 World Cup in June. He will wear jersey number 29 and is expected to quickly link up with the rest of the squad for preseason training.

According to the player: “It feels amazing and everyone has made me feel welcome already.

“Even just pulling on the training top, I was over the moon. Hopefully I can put on the shirt in the near future and make some good history here,” he stated.

Solanke netted 4 goals at the FIFA U20 World Cup recently concluded in South Korea an emerged tournament’s most valuable player.

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