Liverpool FC can confirm the squad number Ibrahima Konate will wear for the 2021-22 season.

The centre-back, who joined the Reds from RB Leipzig on July 1, will assume the No.5 jersey.

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Georginio Wijnaldum was the previous incumbent of the shirt during his five-year spell at Anfield.

Other players to have worn it in the Premier League era include Daniel Agger and Milan Baros.