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Sport Liverpool youngster Millar closing in on Sunderland switch

21:20  12 july  2018
21:20  12 july  2018 Source:   readsport.co

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Reds Youngster Set for Sunderland Move. Liverpool have already seen the likes of Anthony Driscoll-Glennon and Jordan Hunter But the Reds could lose one of their most prolific young talents in the near future, with Roker Report claiming that Sunderland are close to luring Liam Millar to Wearside.

SUNDERLAND are closing in on a deal to land Liverpool kid Ben Woodburn. Woodburn, 18, became Liverpool ’s youngster -ever goal scorer when he bagged for the Kop in an EFL Cup quarter-final win over Leeds last season.

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Liverpool youngster Liam Millar is said to be closing in on a move to League One side Sunderland.

Millar, who was in fine form for the club’s Under-18 and Under-19 sides throughout the course of last season, is claimed by the Northern Echo to be on the verge of arriving at the Stadium of Light.

The Canadian international has often been tipped for big things on Merseyside but it seems in his efforts to accelerate his pursuit of first-team football, he will swap Liverpool for Sunderland.

It’s thought that Millar will initially become a member of the Black Cats’ youth setup, but there are plans in place for him to be integrated into the first-team under Jack Ross if he impresses.

The 18-year-old attacker was in fine form last term and scored a total of 19 goals in all competitions.

His impressive form at youth level with the Reds earned him a shock debut on the international stage with Canada, as he featured in his country’s clash with New Zealand earlier this year.

Bogdan set for Hibernian move .
Liverpool goalkeeper Adam Bogdan is set to sign for Scottish side Hibernian on loan. According to The Mirror, Bogdan is closing in on a switch to Scotland in a move to find regular game-time. The 30-year-old has been at Liverpool for three seasons, making two Premier League appearances in that time. This was after eight years with Bolton, where he made over 100 appearances in the Premier League and Championship. Liverpool are looking for a new goalkeeper to join the club this summer as they seek to replace number one Loris Karius after his high-profile errors in the Champions League final. Young Welsh international shot-stopper Danny Ward could step up and replace Bogdan as Jurgen Klopp’s third choice goalkeeper. Bogdan has been capped 20 times by Hungary at senior level since breaking through in 2011. He also made 17 appearances on loan to Wigan in 2016.

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