Serbian midfielder Marko Grujic has become the first player to be signed by Liverpool under manager Jurgen Klopp, the Premier League club announced on Wednesday.

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The 19-year-old Serbia Under-21 international has signed a four-year contract, but will return to selling club Red Star Belgrade for the remainder of the season before joining up with Liverpool in July.

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Liverpool did not disclose the transfer fee, but they are believed to have paid around £5.1 million to secure Grujic’s services.

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