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Napoli coach Ancelotti: Koulibaly in Maldini class

Napoli coach Carlo Ancelotti has no doubts about the quality of Kalidou Koulibaly.

Ancelotti rates the defender among the best he's worked with.

He said, “Koulibaly belongs to the category of Maldini, Thuram, Thiago Silva and Sergio Ramos. He's very intelligent.

“Usually those who are as strong and quick as him think nothing else is needed to resolve problems.

“I divide players into optimists and pessimists. He's a pessimist, he knows that [pace and strength] isn't enough, so he's very attentive and he has a strong character."

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