Sakho’s agent discusses Roma links and denies Klopp feud

Date published: Monday 1st August 2016 1:35

Mamadou Sakho: From bad to worse at Liverpool

Mamadou Sakho’s agent has played down rumours linking the player with a Liverpool exit and insists he hasn’t fallen out with Jurgen Klopp.

Sakho was sent home from the Reds’ pre-season tour of the United States last week due to poor behaviour and time-keeping.

Manager Klopp insisted that the Frenchman, only recently returned from a drugs ban, would not be sold by the club this summer.

Sakho’s Anfield future is expected to be discussed when the club return from America, with the 26-year-old currently training back at their Melwood base.

But amid reports in the Italian press that the player is a £20million target for Roma, agent Niakate Housseyni has spoken out on the recent speculation.

“I’ve not had any contact with Roma,” he told “He’s a Liverpool player and I don’t think Roma have any chance [of signing him] at the moment.”

Housseyni also denied that Sakho had had “any argument with his boss Jurgen Klopp”.

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