Napoli would ask for a “large sum” if they were to sell Man Utd and Liverpool-linked defender Kalidou Koulibaly, according to the Italian club’s director Cristiano Giuntoli.
The Reds and Man Utd have both been linked with a huge move for the centre-back this summer, despite the coronavirus pandemic likely to reduce spending in the next transfer window.
The Senegal international is among the most highly-rated centre-backs in Europe, following his stellar performances in the Serie A and Champions League in recent seasons.
One report claimed that football’s recent shutdown would see Koulibaly’s fee drop from around €100million to €75million.
According to Giuntoli, however, Napoli are in no mood to lower their valuation.
“Kalidou is a great player, who still has a long contract with us,” the director said (via the Daily Mail).
“If we were to sell, the club could ask for a large sum. A player like this cannot change his value even in a crisis, so we are not moving our valuation.”
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