Liverpool agree deal for Nathaniel Clyne to join Bournemouth on loan

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Liverpool defender is set to join on loan for the rest of the 2018/19 campaign.

The right-back has made just five appearances all season after an injury ravaged season last year.

He had made just one appearance before December, in the Carabao Cup defeat to , but started against Man United last month, before being a regular late substitute for to call upon.

He was not involved in Thursday’s defeat at the Etihad, with the Reds agreeing a loan deal with Bournemouth.

The 27-year-old’s move has not yet been confirmed by the club and it would be a surprise to see the manager let go off another valuable option.

With out injured and Rafa Camacho garnering interest elsewhere, it leaves as the only replacement in the absence of .

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However, it could mean that the boss is comfortable with the situation due to having in the squad.

The Brazilian is a regular right-back for his national team and started his time at Monaco playing in the back-line.

Clyne has made 103 appearances since moving from in 2015 and had been a reliable option under Jurgen Klopp before his injury.

Meanwhile, Bournemouth are also set to sign Dominic Solanke on a £19 million plus add-ons deal, adding another current Liverpool player to their squad.

Eddie Howe’s club beat off competition from Brighton to agree a permanent deal with Liverpool, with the youngster expected to have joined on loan earlier this week.