Frustrated Liverpool star hints at potential summer exit

Liverpool back-up goalkeeper Simon Mignolet has given an update on his long-term future at the club.

The Belgium international, who has been the chief support act for Alisson all season, has made only two appearances for the Reds this campaign – both in cup competitions.

And speaking while away on international duty, the 31-year-old admits that he needs more game time at this stage of his career – although his contract situation continues to tie him to Anfield at the present time, as reported on Sport Witness.

Speaking to TV Limburg, via Walfoot, the stopper said: “This season, it was something quite easy to accept, but, obviously, I’d like to play. That’s why I keep working every day and try to keep on going on this path.

“I don’t know if an exit is possible this summer, I still have two years left on my contract. For now, I’m focused on Liverpool and Belgium games. We’ll see later.”

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Mignolet’s future also depends on what Liverpool decide to do with Loris Karius during the summer, with the German currently tied to a two-year loan with Besiktas.

However, there is talk that the Turkish giants are already looking to an alternative to Karius – which may mean Mignolet is allowed to move on, if Klopp decides he can trust Karius as a high-class alternative to Alisson.

Callum Hudson-Odoi, meanwhile, has been told to think carefully before quitting Chelsea this summer, in the wake of reported transfer interest from Liverpool and Manchester United. Read the full story here…

 

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