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'If I could fight for my place, I might have stayed': Simon Mignolet reveals he left Liverpool as he thought Alisson would get back into the team no matter how well he played Simon Mignolet insist he made the right choice by leaving Liverpool in August  The 'keeper says Jurgen Klopp favoured Alisson no matter how well he played He says he would rather play in Belgium than 'win the English title as a substitute'

By Tom Caldon For Mailonline

Published: 19:56 GMT, 17 November 2019 | Updated: 19:57 GMT, 17 November 2019

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Simon Mignolet has revealed he left Liverpool because he didn't believe he could compete with Alisson for a starting spot.

The 31-year-old left the Reds in August to sign for Club Brugge in a £6.4million deal after six years at Anfield, and he maintains the time was right to move on. 

The Belgian joined the Reds from in 2013 and enjoyed regular first team football until Alisson's arrival from Roma in 2018; a deal which was arguably the catalyst for Liverpool's recent success.

Simon Mignolet says a desire to play first team football convinced him to leave Liverpool

Simon Mignolet says a desire to play

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