First rookie approaching, Sampaoli wants resources in the transfer window and Saliba urges… The 3 OM news for this Friday!

Like every evening, FCM offers you the 3OM news of the day! Scheduled for this Friday: Isaak Touré close to OM, Sampaoli awaits solid hires and Saliba has big courtiers …

Touré, priority for OM?

Isaak Touré (19), is clearly one of their defensive prioritiesOlympic Marseille for the next summer market window. The Marseille club faces serious competition on this issue (Lyon, Frankfurt and Salzburg), but appears to have an advantage. Indeed, according to information from La Provence, the arrival of the young defender during the OM-Lyon match was very positive. If the latter waits for the end of the season to make his final decision, the regional newspaper indicates that OM is now in a great position to recruit the player.

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On the sidelines of this dossier, Olympique de Marseille will also have to manage a thorny dossier, that of William Saliba that Jorge Sampaoli would like to keep next season. Asked about the future of his central defender, who is only on loan from Arsenal. Sampaoli admits that he has no certainty about this file to date.

I hope we can keep a player like Saliba

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“William’s progress is linked to his growth this season, to this maturity he has taken, to his playing time. Now he is regular. He has grown as a player. In relation to his situation at the club, I hope that we will be able to retain a player like him who knows the club but I don’t know if it’s OM, William or Arsenal but I don’t know the possibilities of this file. Jorge Sampaoli – Source: press conference 05/12/2022

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Sampaoli wants ways to strengthen the team

Jorge SAMPAOLI

Will Olympique de Marseille coach Jorge Sampaoli be the Olympique de Marseille manager next season? Questioned at a press conference on the subject, the Argentine coach remained vague. “I have an excellent relationship with the management, I know the problems of the club but I don’t want to have distractions for the future. I am focused on the next two games, “he said yesterday at a press conference.

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Read also: Is Marco Otero approaching? 3 important returns and 3 uncertainties in Rennes, the voice on Melamed’s transfer window… 3 OMs for this Thursday!According to information from the daily l’Equipe, the Argentine coach of OM, under contract until 2023, would have requirements on the means made available to him for recruitment. Jorge Sampaoli would be seen staying in Marseille for several seasons, not without guaranteeing the sporting ambition of the Olympic club, especially in the event of qualification for the Champions League. The latter is therefore very demanding on this point and wants clear answers, specifies the sports newspaper.

Very nice people on Saliba!

William Saliba

It is one of the revelations of Ligue 1 Uber Eats this season. Impressive with OM, William Saliba is probably having the best year of his career. 50 games played with the Olympic colors, a first selection in the French team and a nomination for UNFP trophies in the category of best hopes. More than full season for the former Saint-Etienne, who landed last summer at Marseille on loan from Arsenal. With skyrocketing ratings and no loan options, Saliba is expected to be repatriated to London as soon as his Olympic adventure is over. If he still doesn’t know what his future will be like at the Gunners or elsewhere, one thing is certain: it will be very difficult for Frank McCourt’s club to hold him back.

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According to information from the regional newspaper Provence, the fight to snatch William Saliba’s signature next season will be very intense. If Arsenal have not ruled out the possibility of including him in the squad, the English could also be tempted to sell Saliba at cost price and make a nice capital gain on what they bought for 30 million in summer 2019. there should be no shortage of proposals. Atlético de Madrid and Napoli would be in the running for the French international and AC Milan would also have taken information. A high-level competition for OM that will have a hard time lining up against the financial powers of these clubs.

Sampaoli wants to keep it but …

Like his fans, Jorge Sampaoli, who has placed his trust in Saliba throughout the year, wants to keep the Bondy native for next season. However, the Argentine coach is aware that the fight will be complicated and that various parameters will depend on the return of the former Nice. Parameters that he does not control at all as he explained in the press conference yesterday afternoon:

“William’s progress is linked to his growth this season, to this maturity he has taken, to his playing time. Now he is regular. He has grown as a player. In relation to his situation at the club, I hope that we will be able to retain a player like him who knows the club but I don’t know if it’s OM, William or Arsenal but I don’t know the possibilities of this file. Jorge Sampaoli – Source: press conference 05/12/2022Read also: OM Market: Longoria well positioned to make a first move!

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