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According to the Gazzetta dello Sport, Barcelona have made Kalidou Koulibaly their primary defensive goal for the upcoming summer transfer window, amid reports of uncertainty clouding his future at Napoli.
The Catalan club are said to be close to reaching an agreement to sign Andreas Christensen and Cesar Azpiliueta from Chelsea, both as free agents at the end of the season, but it appears that Koulibaly has taken focus on their plans.
After winning the African Cup of Nations with Senegal this year, the 30-year-old central defender looks as good as ever and there was a time not long ago when he was considered among the best in the world at his position. His contract with Napoli is set to go into effect over the last 12 months this summer, and reports of a stalemate being hit in his talks with the Serie A club over a new deal will certainly attract the attention of clubs around the world. Europe.