Liverpool agree fee for Lavia

Southampton youngster Romeo Lavia
Southampton youngster Romeo Lavia. Photo by Shutterstock.

Liverpool have reached an agreement with Southampton for the transfer of Romeo Lavia.

The Guardian reports that Liverpool have agreed on a £60million fee with the Saints.

The Reds now face an battle to persuade the talented midfielder to join them over rivals Chelsea, who are also looking to sign the youngster.

Reports have suggested that Lavia favours a move to Chelsea.