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Liverpool officially announced the signing of Fabinho from AS Monaco for £44m ($58.33m) as he puts pen to paper to sign a five-year deal on July.
Fabinho will join Naby Keita in arriving at Anfield on July 1.
And he will join Keita who was signed for £52.75m from RB Leipzig last year.
According to Monaco bigwig Vadim Vasilyev, Liverpool have signed a gem in Fabinho
“I want to salute a player who, despite his young age, has set an example on and off the field thanks to his exceptional technical and human qualities,” Vasilyev told RMC.
“He leaves for one of the most popular clubs in the world, five years after arriving on his tiptoes in Monaco.
“I’m proud of his progression, which confirms, once more, that knowhow Monaco have in progressing young talent in world football.”
Liverpool are also hoping to conclude a £60m move for Lyon attacker Nabil Fakir.