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Arsenal desperately need to strengthen their squad this month but they have focused more on signing new deals with their current crop of players.
Recently, Liverpool have secured new deals with Brazilian playmaker Philippe Coutinho and English defender Joe Gomez. Now, reports suggest that the Merseysiders have agreed another new deal with Arsenal target, with Adam Lallana.
Earlier this month, Express revealed that Arsenal will be offering Lallana £150,000-a-week contract to ward off interest from Premier League rivals Tottenham and Paris Saint-Germain.
Yesterday, they claimed in another exclusive report that the former Saints star has finally agreed a new deal with the Anfield club, which will make him earn £120,000-a-week, £24.96million ($31million) in four years.
The 28-year-old England international joined Liverpool when Brendan Rodgers was in charge of the club. Under BR, Lallana remained inconsistent, however, he has been in brilliant form under the management of Jurgen Klopp.
The German manager has utilized Adam effectively in the midfield and also in the attacking third. This season, he has directly contributed in 14 goals (7 goals and 7 assists) in 20 league appearances for Liverpool and absolutely deserved to get a pay rise.