HomeSoccerIbrahima Konate breaks silence on Liverpool switch rumours: “Cellphone ringing in every single place”
Ibrahima Konate breaks silence on Liverpool switch rumours: “Cellphone ringing in every single place”
March 29, 2021
Liverpool are mentioned to be in superior talks to finish the signing of RB Leipzig centre-half Ibrahima Konate.
That’s based on the very dependable David Ornstein, of The Athletic, who claims the Reds at the moment are finalising the deal, which can price €40 million.
Liverpool followers have been expressing their pleasure on social media and it appears folks surrounding the participant have additionally caught onto the information.
In an interview with L’Equipe, Konate mentioned his cellphone has been buzzing “in every single place” as we speak whereas he’s been making an attempt to loosen up!
“I wakened, I noticed my cellphone ringing in every single place,” he mentioned – through the Customary. “I simply wished to inform them, ‘Hey, I performed yesterday, I’m drained, go away me alone.
“Frankly, I don’t even watch this. We are able to’t deal with that, there are the Euros after which my return to the membership. You need to deal with that and never on the exterior issues.”
MORE: What Konate’s potential signing would imply to Kabak and different Liverpool defenders
Liverpool, in a determined state of affairs with Virgil van Dijk, Joe Gomez and Joel Matip all injured, signed Ben Davies and Ozan Kabak within the January switch window.
However Davies is but to make his debut for the Reds, whereas Kabak was signed on a six-month mortgage take care of an possibility to purchase – not obligation – so their futures at Anfield stay to be seen.
The information of Konate doubtlessly arriving this summer season might have an effect – however for Liverpool, it’s excellent news, as Jurgen Klopp and co. have been crying out for a brand new top-class defender because the departure of Dejan Lovren.