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Gakpo reached an agreement with Jurgen Klopp's side on Wednesday, and signed from PSV for £44 million when the transfer window opened on New Year's Day.
The signing is something of a coup for Liverpool, as the Dutchman had been heavily linked with Manchester United until just days before the deal was agreed.
Dutch forward Cody Gakpo has joined Liverpool from PSV in a deal worth £44 million
The deal was something of a coup for Liverpool after Gakpo was linked with Man United