The last transfer window during the summer was a very frustrating one for most Chelsea fans. We all remember how badly the club chased some players, but never managed to sign them. And one player, who was central to this transfer haplessness, was Napoli’s Kalidou Koulibaly.
Chelsea tried to sign the Senegalese defender, and a lot of negotiation took place, but Napoli chief Aurelio De Laurentiis was having none of it. In fact, both Koulibaly and his agent had on numerous occasions iterated the fact that the 25-year-old central defender wanted to leave Napoli.
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