Vitinha on the departure?


By: Manu Tournoux

Still subject to controversy a year after his arrival in Marseille, Vitinha could quickly turn the page.

In the crosshairs of the DNCG, which has limited its scope of action in the winter transfer window, OM nevertheless has a great need to recruit in the coming days – faced with the exile of seven to nine internationals during the Coupe de France. Africa of Nations. Also sales could relieve the Marseille club.

Among the elements with high possible potential on the market, Vitinha necessarily stands out, he who has struggled to convince on the field since his arrival in Ligue 1 on January 31. If his state of mind is impeccable and if his combativeness generally appeals to the supporters of the Olympians, his performance is insufficient – ​​6 goals in 39 outings in all competitions.

A future in England or Italy?

This is all the more true as the Portuguese Espoirs international, a defector from Braga, cost President Longoria no less than 32 million euros – the most expensive recruit in the history of OM. A transfer this winter cannot therefore be ruled out in the event of an interesting offer. However, various media specializing in Marseille club news reported this Monday that several Premier League and Serie A clubs were interested in Vitinha. To be continued…

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