With each passing transfer window, increases in both business and price are exponential with no signs of decline in sight. Even the restrictions that financial fair play and other governed regulations attempt to prevent are easily bypassed by clubs. The lack of strict penalties in place to punish those who break the rules are a
With the football season just around the corner, it promises to be another exciting season across Europe. One of the leagues whose made a big splash certainly in this summer’s transfer window is Ligue 1, with its riches attracting many players across recent years including Thiago Silva, Zlatan Ibrahimovic and most recently Neymar. Yet many
According to the Metro, Maxime Lopez claims that Liverpool wanted to him to replace star playmaker and talisman Philippe Coutinho. The 19 year old has shone this season with some impressive performances for current side, Marseille. ‘They told me: “In five years, you’ll play in Coutinho’s position,”’ he told L’Equipe. “They really sang my praises.
In official news, Marseille have finally managed to sign Dimitri Payet from West Ham. The 29 year old France international signed on a four-and-a-half year deal with the transfer fee valued at £25 million. As reported by Reuters: “Olympique de Marseille have signed France forward Dimitri Payet on a 4-1/2 year contract from West Ham
According to reports, West Ham have agreed a fee with Ligue 1 giants Marseille over Dimitri Payet. The 29 year old France international will reportedly be sold for a fee worth £25 million. As reported by the Irish Independent: “West Ham United have agreed to sell Dimitri Payet to his former club, Olympique de Marseille,
According to reports, Marseille are lining up a bid for Crystal Palace’s Yohan Cabaye. The 31 year old French midfielder is reportedly valued by Crystal Palace at 16 million. As reported by The Mirror: “Marseille are confident of a deal to sign Crystal Palace’s Yohan Cabaye — even though the Eagles want a staggering £16million.
West Ham boss Slaven Bilic has shed some light on Payet’s situation at the London Stadium. The Croatian tactician has confirmed Payet is keen on a move away from West Ham, but he has vowed not to sell the France international. Speculation Payet, 29, created speculation last year after he refused to “close the