Offensive reinforcement in Marseille? According to information revealed by the Italian press, OM are currently negotiating with Atalanta for an exchange between Cengiz Underwhich does not enter into the plans of Igor Tudor, and Ruslan Malinovskyiwho only has one year left on his contract at Bergamo, despite an optional extra year.
Gianluca Di Marzio assures that the deal is not yet ready to be concluded but that the will of the two clubs is to reach an agreement on the subject of a permanent exchange: it would then be two permanent transfers. Fabrizio Romano indicates that the 29-year-old Ukrainian international attacking midfielder (49 caps, 7 goals) is looking for a new challenge.
Cengiz Under can be included in the deal, as part of the negotiation – still in discussion. pic.twitter.com/75AQBsT6tK
— Fabrizio Romano (@FabrizioRomano) August 18, 2022
Malinovskyi open to a transfer to OM
For its part, the French press (L’Équipe, La Provence) also evokes this file – considered complicated – and assures that Ruslan Malinovskyi is open to a transfer to OM, the left-hander also being announced in the sights of Tottenham in particular. RMC Sport also slips that the integration of Cengiz Ünder in the deal is one of the solutions envisaged, but therefore not the only one…
As a reminder, the Turkish international (42 caps, 13 goals), corridor player, was definitively bought by OM this summer for €8.4 million, after a one-season loan from AS Roma. , and remains under contract with the Marseille club until 2025. In the event of the sale of the 25-year-old player this summer, the Louve club will receive a percentage of 20%.