Liverpool-bound Lazar Markovic will be one of the world's best - Ljubinko Drulovic
Express Sport understands the Reds are set to clinch the signing of Markovic from Benfica this summer.
Liverpool could pay as much as £25million for the 20-year-old and according to Drulovic the move is a good thing for all parties.
"It'll be good for him and Benfica," Drulovic said.
"Going to a very strong league will help him even more to become a major player worldwide.
"He's 20 years old and has a long time to play. Markovic could prove to become a very important player in Europe."
Markovic could be joined at Anfield by £10m Belgium striker Divock Origi £25m-rated Southampton defender Dejan Lovren.
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