As news intensifies on the Cody Gakpo situation, journalist Fabrizio Romano has confirmed details on the contract that the PSV star will be signing at Liverpool.
According to Romano, Gakpo will sign for Liverpool until June 2028. That means he will be presented with a six year deal as Liverpool player.
Romano states that contracts are being prepared right now at Liverpool, with numerous reports suggesting that Gakpo will be flying into England today to complete the formalities.
At just 23 years of age, the contract means that Gakpo will be staying at Liverpool until he’s at least 29 years old – meaning that The Reds should be getting the prime years of a player who shone at this year’s FIFA World Cup in Qatar.
Confirmed, Cody Gakpo will sign until June 2028. Six year deal as Liverpool player. Contracts are being prepared. 🔴📑 #LFC
— Fabrizio Romano (@FabrizioRomano) December 27, 2022
Football insider state that the deal could cost Liverpool up to £82m in transfer fees and wages. According to the report Gakpo is set to earn £120,000 per week.