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PremierLeague-News.Com - Jakub Ojrzynski has travelled with the squad for Liverpool's Premier League match against Sheffield United
PremierLeague-News.Com - Breaking Sport Transfer News ! Jakub Ojrzynski has travelled with the squad for Liverpool against Sheffield United on Sunday evening. But who is the young goalkeeper? Ojrzynski is an 18-year-old goalkeeper who has largely featured for the under-18s and under-23s Liverpool teams over the past two seasons. Liverpool signed Ojrzynski in the summer of 2019 for £200,000 from Legia Warsaw. He immediately travelled with the first team for the pre-season tour of the United States. Read More Related Articles Thomas Tuchel hints at Chelsea team selection for Liverpool Premier League clash Read More Related Articles Erling Haaland 'confirmation', Kalidou Koulibaly blow and other Liverpool transfer rumours rated The young Polish shot-stopper initially joined the academy and has spent the majority of his time on Merseyside with the Under-18s. He then signed his first professional contract with Liverpool one year later in July 2020 and has since featured for the Under-23 teams alongside a raft of other young goalkeepers. In the 2019/20 season, his first with Liverpool, Ojrzynski made nine Under-18s Premier League appearances. He conceded 20 goals in those matches but did record a sensational 6-1 derby win over Everton early on. Ojrzynski also made three appearances in the UEFA Youth League, conceding three goals across the three games and keeping one clean sheet. His debut came against RB Salzburg. He was named in the matchday squad for one Under-23s Premier League 2 match but he did not make an appearance.
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. He has conceded 15 goals in those matches. Ojrzynski has also featured more prominently for the Under-23s, making two Premier League 2 appearances. He conceded three goals across the two matches against Brighton and Chelsea.
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The official club website describes Ojrzynski as 'a fine shot-stopper and has been developing his distribution with the ball at his feet during his first term at the club'. Ojrzynski has made three appearances for the Poland Under-15s team, five appearances for the Poland Under-16s team, and three appearances for the Poland Under-17s team. He is part of a group of young Liverpool goalkeepers, including fellow Polish shot-stopper Fabian Mrozek, who was signed on a permanent deal last summer, Oscar Kelly, Harvey Davies, and Liam Hughes, who was signed in the January transfer window. Ojrzynski may be named on the bench against the Blades as Liverpool deal with a slew of absences and injuries at the goalkeeper position.
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