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DONE DEAL: Liverpool lose out to Borussia Dortmund for Euro 2016 star

Liverpool have missed out on one of their summer transfer targets as one of the stars of Euro 2016 completed a deal to move to Borussia Dortmund.

Portugal left back Raphael Guerreiro had been linked with a move to Anfield, but Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp has lost out to his former club as the defender completed a deal with the Bundesliga club this morning.

Guerreiro completed a medical yesterday before signing a three-year deal with Borussia Dortmund today in a deal worth €12million (£9.5million) from Lorient.

Dortmund sporting director Michel Zorc said:

Raphael Guerreiro is a technically skilled player who feels at home in several positions,

We are very happy that he chose Borussia Dortmund.

The 22-year old impressed last season, making 41 appearances for the French club, earning him a starting position in Portugal’s opening Euro 2016 game against Iceland on Tuesday.

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