Liverpool have confirmed the signing of Brazil international Roberto Firmino from German side Hoffenheim – subject to him passing a medical. The attacking midfielder has signed a “long term deal” – with Liverpool shelling-out a reported 28-million-pounds for the 23-year-old. Liverpool have already signed striker Danny Ings and midfielder James Milner, as well as young defender Joe Gomez and goalkeeper Adam Bogdan. Sligo Rovers have parted company with manager Owen Heary. It’s been confirmed that Heary was sacked by the club two weeks ago amid reports that senior player Joseph N’Do had been taking charge of training. League of Ireland pundit, Stuart Byrne says that both parties have spent the past fortnight trying to hammer out some sort of agreement… [audio_player src=”http://media.radiokerry.ie/mediamanager/embed/audio/41729/medium/”] Last evening in the Denny Youths League Semi-Final Killarney Celtic recorded a 6-1 win over Dingle Bay Rovers.