Liverpool prospect signs new contract at Anfield and heads off on loan

Liverpool prospect Sheyi Ojo has signed a new contract at Anfield before heading out on loan.

Thursday, 30th August 2018, 1:24 pm
Updated Tuesday, 4th September 2018, 5:15 am
Sheyi Ojo

The 21-year-old forward has linked up with Ligue 1 outfit Reims for the remainder of the season.

It's the fourth time the youngster has been sent out on loan following stints at Fulham, Wolves and Wigan.

A statement on Liverpool's official website reads: "Sheyi Ojo has today signed a contract extension with Liverpool and joined Stade Reims on loan for the remainder of 2018-19."

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Sheyi Ojo

Now the England Under-21 international will fight for regular action with the French top-flight outfit.

Ojo, who has made 13 appearances for Liverpool's first-team, caught Merseyside giants' eye as a teen in the MK Dons academy and has played here in Northern Ireland as part of the Reds' Milk Cup squad.