Liverpool will cough up £8 million to sign Hoffenheim winger Gylfi Sigurdsson.

The Sun says he is close to joining Liverpool for £8million.

The Hoffenheim star's move to Swansea City collapsed when boss Brendan Rodgers joined the Reds.

Swansea had a fee of &poudn;6.8 million agreed with Hoffenheim for the Icelander.