After the Terem Moffi and Leandro Trossard failures, OM opened the Vitinha file recently. The Marseille club would like to get their hands on the Braga striker. However, the positions of the two clubs would still be distant. As a result, Pablo Longoria would have been categorical in the negotiations and would have moved on.
This winter, theOM wants to strengthen in attack. With the departure of Bamba Diengleft on the side of FC Lorientthe Marseille club wanted to get their hands on a new striker despite the rise ofAlexis Sanchez. L’OM then tried his luck with Terem Moffibut the Nigerian eventually opted for theOGC Nice. Leandro Trossardtoo, said no to the Marseille team to join Arsenal. Provence then revealed that theOM tried his luck to Goncalo Guedes. But also here Pablo Longoria had to be refused. Recently, Pablo Longoria therefore opened the Vitinha file, which is evolving Braga. But the positions of the two clubs would still be far apart.
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Braga wants 30M€ for Vitinha, OM offer 20M€
According to information from RMC SportsI’OM wanted to get their hands on Vitinha, but not at any price. The Marseille club was ready to offer around €20m to Braga for the 22-year-old striker. But the Portuguese club had no intention of letting him go for less than €30m, an amount corresponding to the player’s release clause. Pablo Longoria would therefore have decided in this case.
Longoria was adamant in his decision
Indeed, the president of theOM would have been very categorical: Vitinha Will not come. Pablo Longoria would not intend to align with the requirements of Braga in this file. From now on, the Spaniard would activate on other files in order to strengthen the offensive sector ofIgor Tudor at the end of the transfer window. To be continued…