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Returning Sheyi Ojo wants to play key role for Liverpool

He may not be among the most heralded African names in Liverpool's squad, but Sheyi Ojo has returned from a loan spell at Fulham keen to contribute to the Reds' title charge this season.

The 21-year-old moved to Anfield from Milton Keynes Dons in 2011, but despite being given a handful of appearances by Jurgen Klopp during the 2015-16 campaign, he's yet to truly break into the Merseysiders' first team.

After loan spells with Wigan Athletic, Wolverhampton Wanderers and Championship playoff winners...

Africa's top five done deals of the last seven days

As we near the end of the transfer window, Africa's players continue to be the subjects of some of the most fascinating deals.

In this feature, we review the last seven days of dealings and picks out the biggest or best done deals involving African players.

Olarenwaju Kayode, Manchester City > Girona, Loan: Kayode's the only African player on this list to be the subject of two done deals last week, having first signed for City from Austria Vienna, before being loaned out to Girona.

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Liverpool forward Sheyi Ojo joins Fulham on loan

Fulham have signed Liverpool forward Sheyi Ojo on a season-long loan.

Ojo, 20, could make his Fulham debut in their Championship clash against Sheffield Wednesday on Saturday.

Fulham chairman Tony Khan told the club's official website: "I'm delighted to welcome Sheyi Ojo to the Fulham Football Club.

"I've had the pleasure of spending time with Sheyi and his family, and I've seen first hand what a tremendous work ethic Sheyi has both on and off the pitch.

"He possesses fantastic physical talents...

Liverpool's Sheyi Ojo set to make Middlesbrough loan switch - sources

Sheyi Ojo made two appearances for Liverpool last season.

Middlesbrough are closing in on a loan move for Liverpool winger Sheyi Ojo, sources close to the player have told ESPN FC.

Ojo, who made two appearances for Liverpool last season, has not featured for them in preseason and Ryan Kent has moved ahead of him in Jurgen Klopp's plans.

A number of Premier League and Championship clubs have made enquiries about a loan deal for Ojo, who helped England win the Under-20 World Cup this summer.

Liverpool would prefer him to go to the Championship, where he...

Liverpool loan arranger: No move for Ben Woodburn but Ojo needs minutes

Liverpool's attitude toward loaning out youth players has changed considerably under the management of Jurgen Klopp.

When he arrived at Anfield in October 2015, the German manager was surprised to find 17 Liverpool players out on loan.

The following summer, the Merseyside club were extremely selective about the players they thought would benefit from a spell away, while they believed it would be best for other prospects to be nurtured at Melwood and the club's Kirkby academy.

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Lucas ends goal drought as Liverpool survive pesky Plymouth Argyle

Lucas Leiva celebrates after scoring the opener for Liverpool against Plymouth Argyle in the FA Cup.
Liverpool huffed and puffed, but Lucas' early goal was all the Reds could manage at Plymouth Argyle.

A rare goal from Lucas Leiva saw the Reds reach the fourth round of the FA Cup. There were a few chances to ease the pressure with more goals, but in the end, one was enough.

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There were some more signs of promise from youngsters and good experience for them too. Ultimately, winning the game is all that matters against lower league opposition when there is little to gain and a lot to lose should things go wrong.


Both strikers (Divock Origi and Daniel Sturridge) suffered from...