Borini can shine in red - Rodgers

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Liverpool boss Brendan Rodgers has high hopes for new signing Fabio Borini.

The striker became Rodgers' first Reds signing after finalising a long-term deal from Roma to Anfield for a fee Press Association Sport understands is in the region of £7.9million. Borini will be reunited with Rodgers, with whom he worked in the Chelsea youth set up, for a second time having spent a short spell on loan at Swansea in the 2010/11 season.

And Rodgers is confident the Italian can play a prominent role in the coming seasons for Liverpool. He told "Fabio fits the model of what we're trying to do in building not only for now, but also for the future."

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