Manchester United fans are liking what they see from Napoli defender Kalidou Koulibaly after Carlo Ancelotti’s charges came from a goal down to draw with Paris Saint-Germain in Naples on Tuesday.
The French-born Koulibaly, who plays his international football for Senegal, starred in the Italian side’s 1-1 draw with PSG in the Champions League and has attracted quite a lot of interest from Red Devils fans, hoping he could be the solution to their defensive problems.
United have struggled under the current set of centre-backs this season with Chris Smalling and Victor Lindelof the regular starters for manager José Mourinho.
But the club’s fans want the 27-year-old Koulibaly to be high on the transfer priority list and feel he could form a formidable partnership with Eric Bailly, who’s also had a difficult start to the season.
Here are some of the Twitter reactions:
I really like this koulibaly guy
Very good defender@ManUtd sign him up
— Orji (@OrjiBoko) November 6, 2018
Get him and koulibaly and we are
— Trey (@Martialbanging) November 6, 2018
If we don’t sign Kalidou Koulibaly I’ll commit suicide! @ManUtd please
— MOHAMED (@mohadasilva2) November 7, 2018
Man utd needs to sign Koulibaly. Honestly don’t care how much we spend on him. That guy is a beast
— Fizzy (@hafiznonis) November 7, 2018
Koulibaly. I’ve said it so many times indicating his consistent brilliance – @ManUtd get it done!
— Lee Noble (@LeeNoble20) November 6, 2018
I would love Man Utd to sign Koulibaly. He would be solid in our defence. Him and Bailly partnership .
— A N T Z (@Antz0409) November 6, 2018
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Koulibaly is exactly the type of defender Mourinho wants. Powerful, skilled and has a lot of composure. Make it happen @ManUtd
— Hamza (@HamzaOulghazi) November 6, 2018