Xherdan Shaqiri has cut short his holiday and has arrived on Merseyside ready for a Liverpool medical, as per reports.
Stoke have accepted a bid of just over £13.5m after Liverpool met the release clause valuation in Shaqiri’s contract.
The Swiss midfielder said it was “no secret” he wished to leave Stoke following their relegation from the Premier League.
His last-minute winner against Serbia sent Switzerland through to the World Cup round of 16 before their campaign drew to a close with a defeat to Sweden.
Shaqiri joined Stoke in 2015 from Inter Milan before going on to make 84 league appearances for the club.
He has two years left on his current deal at the bet365 Stadium.