Sunday 17 February 2019

Liverpool set to beat out Premier League rivals to sign Fulham's 16-year-old English wonderkid

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Liverpool have reportedly won the race to sign young Fulham star Ryan Sessegnon.

The 16-year-old has enjoyed an impressive debut season in the Championship with the London club, scoring six goals in all competitions despite playing at left back.

Sessegnon has been capped by the England U19 team and has shown plenty of attacking potential, with many observers comparing him to a young Gareth Bale.

His performances in the second tier have drawn the attention of plenty of Premier League clubs, with Yahoo reporting that Liverpool have won the race to sign the young star.

While nothing is official yet, Liverpool have reportedly beaten out Arsenal, Everton and Spurs to sign the defender.

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