There has been interest in Shaqiri from a number of clubs, but Liverpool are set to win the race and will activate his release clause of around £13.75m rather than thrashing out a different fee.
Shaqiri started his medical at Liverpool on Friday morning after an agreement was reached with Stoke on Thursday, with discussions having started earlier this week.
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The Switzerland worldwide attracted interest from all across Europe after it emerged he had a very reasonable release clause in his contract worth £13m - according to the Liverpool Echo. "So I'm really glad and happy to be here", Shaqiri told Liverpoolfc.com.
'He has speed and ability, has the right amount of arrogance on the football pitch, real bravery to want the ball and influence things. A few years ago I wanted to come too but it didn't happen.
All going well with the medical, the deal should be confirmed by Liverpool soon after - allowing Shaqiri to join up with his new teammates on their pre-season tour of the United States.
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'Finally, Xherdan the person will fit in perfectly at Liverpool I believe.
At the World Cup, Shaqiri scored a 90th-minute victor to give Switzerland a 2-1 victory over Serbia in the group stage last month.
Following Stoke's relegation to the Championship, the 26-year-old expressed a desire to remain in Premier League and recently stated it is "no secret" he will leave the bet365 Stadium.
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