first_img Joao Carlos Teixeira [right] in action for Liverpool Joao Teixeira is set to leave Liverpool to join Fiorentina in the summer, claim reports in Italy.The Portuguese signed for the Merseyside club from Sporting Lisbon in 2012 but has grown frustrated by his lack of opportunities at Anfield.Having spent time on loan at Brentford and Brighton since his arrival at Liverpool, the 23-year-old was aiming to nail down a regular place in the club’s starting XI this term.But Teixeira has made just seven appearances under Jurgen Klopp and now, according to Gazzetta dello Sport, contact has been made between his representatives and Fiorentina.Teixeira’s contract at Anfield expires in the summer and there has been no sign of any renewal offer from Liverpool, who are prepared to lose the playmaker on a free. 1last_img