Football: Brazil midfielder Fabinho to join Liverpool: Official

Brazilian international Fabinho, 24, had agreed at the end of last year's title-winning campaign to remain one more season in the Principality.
Brazilian international Fabinho, 24, had agreed at the end of last year's title-winning campaign to remain one more season in the Principality.PHOTO: REUTERS

PARIS (AFP) - Monaco midfielder Fabinho will join Liverpool following the World Cup finals in Russia, the French Ligue 1 club announced Monday (May 28).

Brazilian international Fabinho, 24, had agreed at the end of last year's title-winning campaign to remain one more season in the Principality.

But agreement has now been reached with the Premier League club that will see Fabinho join the Reds following the finals in Russia.

"AS Monaco has reached agreement with Liverpool for the transfer of Fabinho to the English club on July 1," said a statement on www.asmonaco.com.