Football/Mercato. Clauss at OM, Cavani, a striker in Nantes … the transfer window news of the day
Marseille will strengthen
Present at a press conference this Tuesday afternoon, Pablo Longoria gave an update on the transfer window. The president of Olympique de Marseille ensures many arrivals, including a French international.
OM have “an agreement in principle with Lens” for the arrival of Jonathan Clauss, 29, confirms the Olympian leader. “He is traveling to Marseille” specifies Pablo Longoria.
After having formalized the arrival of Luis Suarez, Granada striker, this Monday evening, Marseille should sign another player from Spain.
Pablo Longoria also confirmed on Tuesday the agreement in principle reached with the Spanish club Celta Vigo for the arrival of goalkeeper Ruben Blanco, 26, future understudy for his compatriot Pau Lopez in the Marseille goal after the departure of Steve Mandanda to Rennes .
Cavani will bounce back in Spain
An « agreement in principle » between former Manchester United Uruguayan striker Edinson Cavani and Villarreal has been reached, the Spanish press announced on Tuesday.
According to the daily Marca, an « agreement in principle » has been reached between the La Liga club, winner of the Europa League in 2021, and the 35-year-old player, free of any contract after two seasons in England, at Manchester United. In Villarreal, he could thus find his former coach at PSG Unaï Emery.
In this case, the top scorer in the history of PSG (200 goals) would therefore find Unaï Emery, who trained him for two seasons in the club of the capital.
He would also discover a fourth major European championship, after playing in Italy (Palermo, Naples), France and England.
Mohammad to Nantes
Egyptian international striker Mostafa Mohamed en route to FC Nantes.
Under contract with the Turkish club Galatasaray, the 24-year-old striker will be loaned out for a season in Ligue 1.
“There is a need for change. We sent Mohammed on loan to Nantes to gain value. As there is no offer at the moment, we wanted the player to regain value and confidence,” assures Okan Buruk, coach of Galatasaray.