Author of 7 goals in 22 matches in all competitions this season, Seko Fofana is the delight of Lens, 6th in Ligue 1 and recently qualified in the eighth-final of the Coupe de France thanks to the capital performance of his midfielder. As a result, the good performance of the 26-year-old has not escaped European clubs in this period of winter transfer window, with a Premier League team having even taken action.
According to information revealed by the journalist Cedric Rablat, Burnley made an offer of € 17m in Lens for Seko Fofana, still under contract until 2024 with the blood and gold club. Information quickly confirmed by the newspaper L’Équipe, which specifies that this proposal from the English club has very little chance of materializing. « The current 18th in the Premier League will have to raise his proposal considerably to have a small chance to cast doubt on the player and the Lensois leaders », completes the sports daily.
This source specifies that Seko Fofana does not intend to leave Lens this winter. Only an exceptional proposal from a more upscale English club could make him change his mind.