Liverpool sign Benfica striker Markovic

Liverpool FC have made another summer signing - snapping up the Serbian striker Lazar Markovic

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Markovic happy to join 'great club' as he signs for Liverpool

Markovic began his professional career with Partizan Belgrade and won successive Serbian titles with them before leaving last summer to join Benfica.

The 2013/14 season then saw him win a Portuguese treble as well as getting to the Europa League final, where Benfica were beaten by Sevilla.

Regarding his new team, Markovic told liverpoolfc.com: "I am very happy that I have joined such a great club.

"I hope that I will fulfil the expectations of the supporters, coaches, players and all connected to the club."

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