the Guinean international has not met his expectations. Since joining from RB Leipzig for £52.8million in 2018
, the 27-year-old has faced a tough time competing for a place in the starting XI with Vanbinho, Thiago Alcantara and Jordan. Henderson, plus an injury aggravates his situation
, with Keita making 40 appearances, four goals and three assists, last season. But he has only started 14 games in the Premier League. Keita
‘s future has been discussed in recent months. It is expected that he will leave Anfield as his current contract expires next year.
Naby Keita has struggled with injuries throughout his Liverpool career, with the midfielder totalling 16 spells of absence due to an injury or illness of some sort.
However, the latest popular tabloid reports that Keita may stay with the “Reds” longer as he nears a new deal with the agency.
When he has played, however, he has shown why Klopp was keen and willing to pay big money for him. A silky player that has the ability to get the crowd onto their feet with impressive technical ability and withholding a goalscoring faculty, you can blame poor luck that he hasn’t been able to cement his place in Jurgen Klopp’s starting eleven due to his injuries.
The report states that Liverpool hope to keep Keita as a rotating player. By looking at giving new contracts a cheaper alternative than buying replacement players