Liverpool need to sign a centre half and their top target was, and still is, Virgil van Dijk. If the club believe that transfer cannot be salvaged, though, there will need to be a Plan B, and based on scattered reports in the spring, that plan could well involve a move for Napoli’s 26-year-old centre half Kalidou Koulibaly. By all reliable reports, Liverpool haven’t gotten to the stage of fully moving on from Van Dijk yet, but that hasn’t stopped the rumour mongers in Italy from talking about the possibility of Koulibaly this week—with a few going so far as to make the highly suspicious claim a bid of £36M has been made and rejected. Koulibaly is a player that interests Liverpool, as well as other top clubs in England in Europe.
Liverpool have rejected a €12.5 million (£11m) offer from Napoli for Alberto Moreno, a source has told ESPN FC. Moreno, 24, is likely to depart from Anfield this summer, having found himself behind James Milner in the left-back pecking order. Serie A side Napoli's approach for Moreno was dismissed by Liverpool as it did not meet their valuation of the player. Sources say Liverpool are determined to recoup more than the £12m they paid Sevilla in August 2014 for Moreno from any potential sale this summer. Both AC Milan and Inter Milan enquired about the Spaniard in April, while interest from La Liga is emerging. Moreno made just two starts in the Premier League last season, as he was not favoured