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Rodgers expecting Allen signing

August 9, 2012
By Richard Jolly
Brendan Rodgers expects Liverpool to complete the £15 million signing of Joe Allen on Friday.

Allen, 22, was in the directors box at Anfield as Liverpool defeated FC Gomel 3-0 to advance to the Europa League play-off round.

And Rodgers expects to be reunited with Swansea midfielder Allen, whom he managed at the Liberty Stadium and who is set to undergo a medical on Merseyside.

He said: "It's obviously imminent. If he is up here, it is a sign there has been good communication ...

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