Diogo Jota will join Liverpool on a five-year deal from Wolves for an initial £41million, further highlighting the club’s ambition to retain the Premier League title.

The package could rise to £45m depending on appearances as well as the Merseysiders’ success domestically and on the continent.

Wolves’ flexibility with payment terms was a crucial factor in getting such a big outlay over the line in the current financial climate.

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