Liverpool goalkeeper Simon Mignolet is ready to fight for his place at Anfield. According to recent reports, the Belgian shot-stopper has recently revealed that he wants to stay and fight for his place in the Reds squad with the summer transfer window set to open at the end of the season.
The 30-year-old has not featured for the Merseyside club since the club’s disappointing 3-2 defeat versus West Bromwich Albion in the FA Cup on January 27. Mignolet has lost his first-team place to Loris Karius, who has become Liverpool’s number one this year. However, the Belgian international has now disclosed that he wants to remain at Anfield and fight for his place. In a recent interview, Mignolet was quoted to have said, “No, always the only thing you try to do is prove every time in training you are ready for when the chance comes along.
“It is never easy of course because I have never in my career spent time on the bench, but it is how it is and the only thing you can do is try to change it but it is never easy.”
The Belgian also revealed that he has spoken to Jurgen Klopp about his situation and added, “I’ve had a few conversations with the manager already and we have spoken about numerous things.
“I’m always open and he’s always open, you know how he is, but at this time it is not the time and place to do that”.
Mignolet has featured in 22 matches for the Reds this season, conceding 30 goals while keeping 7 clean sheets in all competitions. Only…