Most expensive goalkeeper ever: Alisson for record of AS Roma to Liverpool

The bullet is through the church: the Brazilian goalkeeper Alisson Becker trades AS Roma for Liverpool. The 25-year-old Becker signs a contract for long-term, were The Reds known.

Alisson © Belga Image

Becker makes, so let Roma know, the transition for 62.5 million euros and is thus the most expensive goalkeeper ever. That amount can bonuses even with 10 million increase.

Becker collision as Gianluigi Buffon, of the throne. The legendary Italian goalkeeper swapped in 2001 Parma to Juventus for around 53 million.

“I’m very happy, this is a dream come true’, said the goalkeeper on the club. “This is a big step for my career and life. You can be sure that I will give.”

Coach Jürgen Klopp is delighted with the transfer. “He is one of the best keepers in the world. He will, like everybody else, have to adapt to the Premier League. We have him attracted to his qualities that are in all respects to the highest level.’

Becker played since 2016 at Roma, which was previously already on Thursday the departure of the keeper announced. At the world CHAMPIONSHIPS in Russia, he was the solid number 1 between the posts in Brazil. The Seleção was killed in action on the tournament in the quarterfinals against Belgium.

At Liverpool he goes to battle with the German Loris Karius and Red Devil Simon Mignolet.

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