CONFIRMED – Liverpool starlet Joao Teixeira quits Anfield to join Porto

first_img Joao Teixeira decided not to sign a new deal at Liverpool Liverpool midfielder Joao Teixeira has agreed to join Porto on a free transfer.The 23-year-old made just one Premier League appearance for the Reds last season and seven in all competitions.Liverpool had been willing to offer the Portuguese player a new contract, but he is opted to leave in search of first-team football.Porto have snapped up the playmaker on a free and he is delighted to have returned back to his home country.“I am very happy. It’s a dream for me to play in this great club,” Teixeira told Porto’s website:“I have aspired to wear this shirt because I was used to seeing FC Porto win over the years. I hope everything goes well and I want to give my best.” 1last_img