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Have you heard the story about Liverpool new boy Markovic giving up his first class seat?

Reds manager Brendan Rodgers has got nothing but good things to say about their recent acquisition.

Liverpool FC Olympiacos Soccer Markovic during Liverpool's pre-season tour. Source: AP/Press Association Images

BIG THINGS ARE expected from Liverpool’s recent signing Lazar Markovic after his £20m (€25m) move from Benfica this summer.

The 20-year-old Serbian has already been getting praise from manager Brendan Rodgers a couple of weeks into pre-season and, in an interview LFC, the Reds boss also told a story of how Markovic generously gave up his first class seat to a member of the Liverpool staff during a recent plane journey.

Source: Liverpool FC/YouTube

(h/t: 101GreatGoals

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