Following the surprising departure of Jorge Sampaoli, OM – Olympique de Marseille has chosen to appoint Igor Tudor as coach and the Marseille club chaired by Pablo Longoria will finally be able to launch its transfer window, after suffering several bitter setbacks there. a few weeks, particularly in the Axel Witsel and Mohamed-Ali Cho cases.
But the latest news, Olympique de Marseille, where Dimitri Payet or Mattéo Guendouzi and Gerson evolve, have intensified their negotiations with two French internationals, for this summer transfer market …
First of all, according to information from the famous Italian journalist Fabrizio Romano, OM have started discussions with Racing Club de Lens for the excellent Jonathan Clauss (29), who has just returned to his last year of contract with the artesian club trained by Franck Haise and which did not wish to extend with the Sang et Or.
Having become a French international in recent months, Jonathan Clauss is coming out of a new big season with RC Lens (5 goals and 11 assists in 37 Ligue 1 games) but the Lensois leaders would be very financially hungry for the native of Strasbourg.
Another file dug at the moment on the side of Olympique de Marseille: Tiemoué Bakayoko. According to information from La Gazzetta dello Sport, OM have finally decided to abandon the track leading to Jordan Veretout (AS Roma), but the French international midfielder (1 selection), for whom AC Milan wishes to break his loan from Chelsea during this off-season, would be very interested in the idea of joining the Cannebière!
Jonathan Clauss and Tiemoué Bakayoko, two new French internationals to Frank McCourt’s Olympian team during this summer transfer window? To be continued…