Long-heralded return to the OM, Steve Mandanda would also be courted by the LOSC of his former coach, Marcelo Bielsa.
Steve Mandanda will not be may not be in Marseille next year. At least that is what France Football suggested today. According to the French newspaper, the arrival of Bielsa at the head of the LOSC could change things.
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Party last summer for only 2 million euros of the OM in the direction of Crystal Palace, the porter in French has made her return to the hexagon to be a priority. Only, France Football reports that Steve Mandanda has to wait for the appointment of a new coach for the English team, to know if it will be released or not. A decision to delay the announcement of his return to Marseille.
The LOSC new generation, and its owner Gerard Lopez hope to benefit from the deal. With Marcelo Bielsa in its ranks, the club owner nordic would be to offer the services of the former number two in French. The former coach of Marseille, would like a keeper experience for his project, in addition to Vincent Enyama. All the more that”El Loco” had contacted Steve Mandanda during his negociations with the Lazio of Rome. It would therefore make it a priority.
Lille could also appeal to the leaders of the Crystal Palace in offering a superior offer to the one made by the Olympic of Marseille, namely eur 1.5 million (plus bonuses). The london club would ask for 5 million euros.
Only Steve Mandanda lived almost ten years in the club Phocéen. The guardian of 32 years who has her whole family in Marseille was sleep and already announced his desire to return to it at any price in the club who made him discover the Ligue 1. If he leaves the Crystal Palace, his experience with English will have lasted a season and only 9 games due to a shoulder injury before Christmas.