April 13, 2024

OM sale: The sensational announcement!

The story of the sale of Olympique de Marseille seems endless. The case has recently become heated once again. This was the case when Canal+ journalist David Berger appeared on Late Football Club. According to him, Saudi Arabia is in advanced discussions with the McCourt clan, and the deal could be finalized in the next few weeks. But the hopes of Marseille fans will come with th…

The story of the sale of Olympique de Marseille seems endless. The case has recently become heated once again. This was the case when Canal+ journalist David Berger appeared on Late Football Club. According to him, Saudi Arabia is in advanced discussions with the McCourt clan, and the deal could be finalized in the next few weeks. But the hopes of Marseille fans will come with the Saudis’. At some point, someone was interested in the club and got in touch with me because they knew I knew the environment and wanted to know if there was a possibility of… he began.

I just went to get the information, and as the seller wasn’t a seller, there was no question of doing an Ajroudi, he continued. Politely, kindly, but firmly, he (Frank McCourt) told me that he wanted to keep the club. When you love a club, you can’t go and make a mess of it. If one day he (McCourt) is a seller, if someone comes to see me because he’s interested, why not? But today, it’s more fantasy than anything else.