Olympique de Marseille is preparing to experience a turbulent summer. A trend confirmed during a meeting with Olympian supporters by President Pablo Longoria. The main protagonist has indeed set the Marseille objectives for the summer transfer window. And the latter hammered it to the heads of the main groups of supporters, at least eleven new players should join La Canebière in the coming weeks!
The high spheres of Marseille are active behind the scenes and have already finalized the arrival of Brazilian midfielder Gerson from Flamengo. But another Brazilian could join OM this summer … According to information from Provence, Marseille management was in fact working on the David Luiz file! An old acquaintance with the French championship, since the Brazilian central defender played at PSG between 2014 and 2016.
David Luiz likes Jorge Sampaoli
At the end of the contract after a last season at Arsenal truncated by his recurring physical problems, the former Parisian would like to revive quickly. If the latter has proclaimed his desire to return to the country to complete his career there, the Olympian challenge would be a real option in his eyes. Marseille leaders have even already surveyed those around him on the subject. And OM would have a major asset in this case: the presence of Jorge Sampaoli. David Luiz would be rather enthusiastic at the idea of evolving under his orders …
There remains a major pitfall to overcome for the Olympique de Marseille: to assume the vertiginous emoluments of the main protagonist. Because these absolutely do not correspond to the salary grid in force in Marseille lately. Will David Luiz agree to make a financial effort to don the Marseille tunic? The suspense remains. Here is a file that may keep OM supporters in suspense for several days …