Jurgen Klopp has no plans to go back on his word and buy a new player even though Liverpool begin the season with a mini injury crisis.
Konate could be facing more than a month on the sidelines while Jota, who this week signed a new contract, is not yet in full training.
Diogo Jota is one of six players that Liverpool will be missing for their opening game at Fulham
Jurgen Klopp is refusing to over-react, however, and says he has no plans to sign new players
Konate's injury means Klopp will not allow Nat Phillips - the £12million-rated centre back who is a target for Fulham - to leave yet.