It’s no secret that Olympique de Marseille dreams of keeping central defender William Saliba (21 years old, 35 games in L1 this season), on loan without an option to buy from Arsenal. Nevertheless, the chances of OM in this case are slim, as explained by the newspaper La Provence this Friday.
According to the regional daily, the excellent performances of the French international have not escaped the Gunners, who are counting on him for next season. People close to the case say, however, that the final decision has not yet been taken by the London club and that a reversal is not completely excluded.
In case the door were to open, the task still looks difficult for the Marseille club, which will have to come up against competition from teams like Atletico Madrid and Naples, also announced on the ranks in sight. of a permanent transfer.