Foot OM – Luis Muriel, the new boss of OM says NO

In recent days, Luis Muriel’s name has been evoked in the more visible OM, this track did not make Javier Ribalta.

At the end of the week, Olympique de Marseille gave up the name of the new football director. This is Javier Ribalta, a relative of Pablo Longoria, who will have his say in the market period. And the new head of the Marseille organization chart has already decided on one of OM’s offensive files, the one leading to Luis Muriel. While the name of the Colombian international was circulating in Marseille, Javier Ribalta ended the case according to information from Fabrizio Romano. According to the market specialist in Italy, the new football director at OM nu is only a fan of the profile of the Atalanta Bergamo striker. “Luis Muriel is not an option for Marseille. Longoria and Ribalta target other profiles » tweeted the reporter.

Javier Ribalta is interested in Luis Muriel

Luis Muriel’s profile, however, had something to please Olympique de Marseille fans. The 31-year-old Colombian had a great season at Atalanta Bergamo with 14 goals and 10 assists. Sous contract with the club of Bergamo until June 2023, the son of the price was between 10 and 15 million euros, a sum of rondelles without any excessive opinion. Pablo Longoria and Javier Ribalta were finalized in view of the decision not to cross this track. At the moment, it is mainly in defense (Touré, Bazoer) and in midfield (Coquelin, Witsel) that OM leaders are active. There is less urgency in attack as Cédric Bakambu, Arkadiusz Milik and Bamba Dieng have the chance to stay at the club as well as Dimitri Payet and Cengiz Ünder. It will still need a reinforcement in attack to exist in the Champions League. Priority for the Marseille staff could be an winger. Luis Sinisterra was unanimous in the direction of the Marseille management, and his price is also an enormous talent, around 25 million euros.

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