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Rodgers completed the £15 million deal for the 22-year-old and claimed he’d have paid even more to ensure his priority signing moved to Anfield from Swansea City.
“This boy, when you see him play, you’d think he was a Spanish player, a real European player. I would have paid many more millions for this kid,” said Rodgers.
Liverpool, who have released striker Craig Bellamy to join Cardiff on a free transfer, will face Hearts in the Europa League play-offs later this month.