The 23-year-old has joined Jurgen Klopp’s side for a fee in the region of £10m and has signed a long-term deal with the Merseysiders.
He will wear the No 26 shirt at Anfield and becomes the club’s third summer signing, following the arrivals of Dominic Solanke and Mohamed Salah.
In an interview with the Liverpool website, the Scottish international said: “It feels a wee bit surreal just now. Obviously I’m delighted. There’s been a lot of speculation over the last couple of weeks but I’m glad that the deal’s finally been done and I’m a Liverpool player.”
“My family are proud of what I’ve achieved so far and they’re all over the moon with the move, as well as me of course. We’re all just looking forward to being part of the Liverpool family now.”
“There’s not many, if any, more special clubs than Liverpool. When you grow up as a kid you dream of playing with big clubs such as Liverpool and to make that a reality is a dream come true for me.”
“I just want to prove to people that I can do it at this level, and hopefully I manage to do that this season and go on to do good things for this club.”