Liverpool have confirmed the signing of Adam Lallana from Southampton, SkySports reports.
The midfielder will now be part of the Red’s squad for next season after finalizing his £25 million switch from the Saints.
Lallana played 250 games for his former side and is now looking to aid Brendan Rodgers bid to win some silverware in their upcoming campaign.
“I’m so excited for the next chapter of my career, coming to a special club like Liverpool,” he told the club’s official website. “I’m quite humbled and I just can’t wait to get started.
“Hopefully I can settle in quickly, and I will give it my best throughout the whole time I’m here. I hope I can add something to the team and hopefully we can win trophies while I’m here, because that’s why I’m here – for success.”
Rodgers also revealed his delight after the 26-year-old finally made the switch to Anfield.
“We are delighted to have secured the services of one of the Premier League’s top talents in signing Adam Lallana,” said Rodgers.
“What is apparent about Adam is that his character is on a par with his talent.
“He is an exceptional young man and someone who has a love for the game – and, most importantly, a desire to progress and improve.
“Adam is motivated by being the best he can be and being part of something special. We believe he fits right in with what we are trying to do at Liverpool.”