£45,000-a-week centre-forward set to pen new contract with Liverpool

Divock Origi is ready to put pen to paper on a new contract at Liverpool. Belgium international’s current deal expires in a year, and the Merseyside club have moved to tie him down for the foreseeable future.

The 24-year-old striker has not yet signed the new contract, but it is reported that Reds are confident that he will agree to the revised terms and remain put at Anfield for many more seasons.

Belgian centre-forward has rejoined the Merseyside club squad for pre-season training, and upon his come back to Melwood, appears to have indicated to German manager that he is keen to continue being a part of his plans at the club.

Divock is reportedly confident that he can involve himself in the coach’s team throughout next campaign, with both Roberto Firmino and Mohamed Salah set to come back later than their peers because of their respective involvements in Copa America and the Africa Cup of Nations.

Merseyside club had an excellent consequence in the Premier League as they finished the competition in a second position. Liverpool also won the Champions League final against Tottenham 2-0, and it is the first trophy for Jurgen Klopp.

English club added several players last summer like Naby Keita from RB Leipzig, Fabinho from Monaco, Alisson Becker from Roma and Xherdan Shaqiri from Stoke City.

Reds heavily linked with Real Madrid forward Marco Asensio, Fiorentina winger Federico Chiesa, Ajax attacker Hakim Ziyech, Lyon superstar Nabil Fekir, RB Leipzig striker Timo Werner, Leicester City playmaker James Maddison, Bayer Leverkusen midfielder Kai Havertz and Real Betis defender Junior Firpo.