Sunday July 7 2013
Liverpool bid £7.7m for Jorginho

Liverpool are reportedly lining up a €9m bid for Hellas Verona and Italy Under-21 starlet Jorginho.

The rumours had already emerged this week about possible interest from Anfield towards the versatile creative midfielder.

According to the latest reports emanating from Italy, the proposal will be made official in the form of €9m – approximately £7.7m.

Jorginho is 21 years old and of Brazilian origin, but spent much of his life in Italy and decided to represent the Azzurri at international level.

He grew up in the Hellas Verona youth academy and has one cap for the Italy Under-21 side.