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Liverpool trigger Ibrahima Konate release clause
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Liverpool trigger Ibrahima Konate release clause

Reports suggest that Liverpool have triggered Ibrahima Konate's £36m release clause and hope to close a deal for the RB Leipzig defender in the coming days. Discussions are underway between both clubs for the 22-year-old center-back. Konate played 21 games for RB Leipzig this season with 8 starts in the Bundesliga as they finished second, 13 points behind eventual champions Bayern Munich. Liverpool need reinforcements in defense and the France U21 international alongside the likes of Virgil van Dijk, Joe Gomez, and Joel Matip who will be hoping to return before the start of next season will ensure this. It can be recalled that the aforementioned trio played no part in the majority of the 2020/21 season due to injuries. READ: 2020/21 UCL Final – The clash of the billionaires and...