Breaking: Liverpool confirm signing of Kostas Tsimikas
In the past few minutes Liverpool FC have confirmed the signing of Greek left-back Kostas Tsimikas from Olympiacos.
The 24 year old arrived in Liverpool to have his medical at Melwood last night, with the the actual medical itself being carried out today.
Tsimikas becomes the Reds first signing of the summer, after signing on the dotted line and will join the club in an £11.7 million move.
Via the club's official website, the defender said: "I’m very happy, I’m very proud to be here. For me, [it’s] the biggest club in the world. It’s an honour to be here and I will give my best.
"The league here, I like a lot. I watch it on the TV and it was always one dream I had from when I was a kid to come to play in this league and to come through.
"With a lot of work and focus on what I do and what the coach wants, and every day working hard in training, I can be on the highest level.
"[I want] to achieve [our] goals. To win the league again and also to win the Champions League."