Liverpool agree £6m transfer of reserve left-back Smith

Date published: Sunday 24th July 2016 10:29 - James Marshment

Brad Smith: Set for move to Bournemouth

Bournemouth are set to raid Liverpool for a second time this summer after striking an eyebrow-raising £6million deal for reserve left-back Brad Smith.

The nine-times capped Australian international has made just five Premier League appearances for Liverpool, including three starts, and was sent off in a game against Swansea at the end of last season.

The Liverpool Echo understand that the sale of Smith will include both a sell-on and buy-back clauses .

The Cherries have already paid Liverpool £15million for Jordon Ibe this summer.

Reds manager Jurgen Klopp is understood to be in the market for a left-back to challenge Alberto Moreno this summer and has been linked with moves for Jonas Hector, Ben Chilwell and Charlie Taylor amongst others.

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