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Kalidou Koulibaly makes Napoli transfer admission amid Liverpool links

Kalidou Koulibaly in action for Napoli

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Kalidou Koulibaly has opened up on his future at Napoli amid reported interest from Liverpool.

Koulibaly is one of the main targets of Jurgen Klopp’s side as the club have faced the long-term absence of Virgil van Dijk due to serious injury. According to CalcioMercato, Reds have made a push to sign the defender during the January transfer window.

The Senegal international’s contract with Napoli expires in 2023, however, he failed to rule out leaving the club in search for a new challenge anytime soon.

“I love Naples and Naples loves me, that’s the most important thing,” he said via Sky Sports.

“I always make myself available game after game, I still have three years of contract, I’m calm, the teams are looking for me but I’m still here.

“I play at my level and I help this team and these people because I want to give something back to them then we’ll see what happens.”

Then he added: “I had a more difficult season even if I didn’t do badly but we know the level I have and we knew I could give more.

“This year the coach told me that it mattered a lot about me because I have to help the team and I had to get back to my level.

“He simply told me the truth and told me to my face and I went to work and available to everyone and today we see the result,

“But we must be aware that the season is still long and there are many games where we need to maintain this level.”

Source: Liverpool Echo 

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