22 years old, all his teeth, and a lot of suitors. Romain Faivre was languishing at AS Monaco, where he had been vegetating in reserve for three seasons, when Stade Brestois 29 picked him up last summer. A transfer valued at 400,000 euros for the one who has since won in the France Espoirs team, under the leadership of Sylvain Ripoll, and under the orders of Olivier Dall’Oglio in Finistère, where he has this season scored 6 goals and delivered 4 goal balls in 33 Ligue 1 matches.
Last December, the SB29 had the good idea to add a year to the contract of its left-handed midfielder (2025). But given the talent, not sure that the Breton club will resist for long the assaults of the many European teams interested in the qualities of the native of Asnières-sur-Seine. Abroad, we revealed the interest of Bayer Leverkusen to you in January. Manchester United and Sevilla FC were also curious, and now Dortmund, Mönchengladbach, AC Milan and Leeds have put his name on their shelves.
Mauricio Pochettino and Leonardo agree
In France, besides OL, Rennes and Nice, Paris Saint-Germain is one of the most serious contenders. Information that we confirmed to you at the beginning of the year. Today, The Parisian goes further and evokes discussions formally established between the Parisian club, Stade Brestois 29 and Romain Faivre. The newspaper explains that the player caught the eye of Mauricio Pochettino, during the Round of 16 of the Coupe de France won by PSG against Brest (3-0). The Argentine technician would have even congratulated him after the meeting.
If no offer has been made by Paris Saint-Germain, discussions should take place on the sidelines of the last match of the season (Brest-PSG, 38th day), at the Stade Francis-Le Blé. A file personally validated by the sports director, Leonardo. According to the Ile-de-France publication, the Brazilian appreciates the volume of play, the technique and the versatility of Romain Faivre. A coach and a DS agree in Paris. Things could quickly settle down. It will remain to beat the competition and to pay the sum requested by Brest: between 15 and 20 million euros.