Real Madrid are close to agreeing a deal with Liverpool to sign Liverpool striker Luis Alberto, according to Sky sources.

Sky sources claim the Portuguese giants have agreed a deal worth around €80m for the Brazilian striker, with the Reds’ valuation set at around £60m.

Luis Alberto will be on a season-long loan at Liverpool.

The Brazilian was one of the stars of the 2014/15 season, scoring 19 goals in 32 appearances for Liverpool.