Manchester United fans have sent the club a fresh reminder to sign Kalidou Koulibaly this summer following his heroics for Napoli on Sunday night.
The Senegalese defender put in another stellar display over the weekend as he helped Napoli to a 4-1 win over Inter Milan in Serie A.
Welcome to Manchester United Koulibaly.
Koulibaly was named the best defender in the Italian top-flight last week, and he showcased just why with one brilliant piece of defending at the San Paolo Stadium.The incredible piece of defending amazed supporters and reignited the calls for him to be brought to Old Trafford in the coming weeks.
Defending a corner kick Koulibaly pulled off an incredible goal line clearance as he raced behind his goalkeeper to improbably head the ball over the crossbar when it seemed destined to go in.
Manchester United have identified ‘alternatives’ to signing Kalidou Koulibaly as Napoli’s asking price is too high, according to reports.
After a dismal end to the Premier League season which laid the challenge facing Ole Gunnar Solskjaer bare, the United boss is expected to spend big money in this summer’s transfer window.
Centre-back has long been an area the club have sought to improve for multiple transfer windows to no avail, and Koulibaly is a name that has repeatedly been linked to solve United’s defensive frailties.
Yet, the Independent report that the ‘current asking price of over £90m is far too much’ despite the star being their ‘desired target’ and as a result the club has identified ‘alternatives.