Liverpool agree fee for Feyenoord striker Kuyt

August 17, 2006

LONDON -- Liverpool have agreed a fee with Feyenoord for Dutch striker Dirk Kuyt, the Premier League club said on its Web site on Thursday.

The 26-year-old international, who played in the Netherlands' 4-0 friendly win over Ireland in Dublin on Wednesday night, is to travel to Anfield for a medical.

British newspapers say the deal is worth some 10 million pounds ($18.96 million).

Liverpool's Web site quoted Kuyt as saying he had other offers but Liverpool was his dream club.