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Liverpool, Man Utd target Konate has 'affordable buyout clause' in RB Leipzig contract

The contract of RB Leipzig defender Ibrahima Konate carries an affordable buyout clause, it has been revealed.

BILD says Liverpool, Chelsea and Manchester United are all keen on the defender.

And the Premier League trio can snap up the former France U21 star if they are willing to pay the £40 million fee required.

Meanwhile, Strasbourg youngster Mohamed Simakan is a player Leipzig are on the verge of signing.

The new right-sided central defender is viewed as a replacement for Konate.

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