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Liverpool complete £6.5m transfer for Aberdeen right-back

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Ramsay produced an outstanding season as Aberdeen finished ninth in the Scottish Premiership, with one goal and nine assists in 33 games in all competitions.

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That attracted the interest of clubs including Leeds, Bologna and Sassuolo, but it is Liverpool who have won the race to sign the young Scot.

Liverpool Complete £6.5M Transfer For Aberdeen Right-Back, Calvin Ramsay

Liverpool have now confirmed the arrival of Ramsay on what is believed to be a five-year contract, with the club agreeing to a deal worth £6.5 million, inclusive of various add-ons.

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Ramsay becomes the third first-team signing this summer, following Fabio Carvalho and Darwin Nunez, and is due to take up a senior role as backup to Trent Alexander-Arnold.

It will be a big step up for the youngster, but one he has proved he has the potential to make as he transitioned comfortably into the first-choice spot at Aberdeen.

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He is now the Scottish side’s club-record sale, breaking the record previously set when Scott McKenna moved to Nottingham Forest for £3 million in 2020.

His arrival is likely to spell the end of Neco Williams‘ time at Liverpool, with the Wales international poised for a big-money exit after an impressive loan at Fulham.

Conor Bradley remains as a high-potential right-back prospect, however, and could still challenge Ramsay for a long-term role in the first team.

Ramsay should link up with the Reds for the first day of pre-season on July 4, following a post-season holiday in Dubai.

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Welcome to Liverpool, Calvin!

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