Liverpool are set to complete the signing of Mainz goalkeeper Loris Karius.
The 22-year old is set to offer competition to incumbent number one Simon Mignolet. Karius started all 34 Bundesliga games for Mainz this year, conceding 42 goals for the sixth placed club.The goalkeeper spent most of his youth career at Manchester city before moving to Mainz and has featured for the German U-21 squad. Mignolet had a strong finish to the season for Liverpool but has come under fire after a series of mistakes earlier in the campaign.
Jurgen Klopp has already recruited Marko Grujic and Joel Matip and Karius will become his third signing. Loris Kariushas arrived on Merseyside and will today undergo a medical ahead of sealing a £4.7m move from Mainz.