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Takumi Minamino set for Liverpool debut vs Everton – Joyce

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A fiesty start to life on Merseyside

Takumi Minamino looks set for a potential Liverpool debut against Merseyside rivals Everton after having a medical on Wednesday.

The Japanese winger has had a brilliant start to the season with Red Bull Salzburg.

The 24-year-old has scored an impressive nine goals and assisted 11 across all competitions.

Two of his goals came in the Champions League, with one of them being against Liverpool.

Now, he looks set to complete a move to Merseyside.

Reports first emerged after Liverpool’s last meeting with Red Bull Salzburg in their last Champions League group game.

It was suggested Liverpool would sign Minamino for £7.25million when the window opens.

Now, it looks as though a deal could be done imminently with a medical set for Wednesday.



Medical penned it

According to Paul Joyce, northern football correspondent for The Times, Minamino is set for his medical with Liverpool today.

He also claims that barring no late hitches, Minamino should be a Liverpool player on January 1st.

What makes that even more interesting is his potential debut.

Liverpool face off against Everton in the Merseyside derby on January 5th, and could face a tough test if Carlo Ancelotti joins the Toffees.

According to Joyce, Minamino could make his debut against Everton.

That would no doubt be an incredible game to introduce yourself to the Liverpool fans, should he score.

Salzburg mass exodus incoming

Minamino isn’t the only player that’s being linked with a move away from Salzburg.

Erling Braut Haaland also looks set to leave either in January or the summer transfer window.

According to the latest reports, Manchester United are ‘optimistic’ over a deal.

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