Liverpool agree 'deal in principle' for Emre Can 8 years ago

Liverpool agree 'deal in principle' for Emre Can

Liverpool have announced the completion of a 'deal in principle' for German Under-21 international Emre Can from Bayer Leverkusen.

It's a case of 'Yes we Can' for Liverpool as the club confirmed a deal in principle for the ex-Bayern Munich midfielder. The player had been tracked by Brendan Rodgers and it now looks as if Can will become a Liverpool player on July 1st after they met his buyout clause at Bayer Leverkusen.

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The player can play for both Turkey and Germany at senior international level but is said to want to declare for Germany having played for them all through his under-age career to date. Can joins Rickie Lambert as Liverpool's first new signings of the summer.