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OM: a player ready to stay ... if Villas-Boas leaves
The Spanish press is looking this week at the situation of Marseille midfielder Maxime Lopez. "The coach was able to put us all behind him and defend us when needed. Or yell at us when necessary." These words of the captain of Olympique de Marseille Dimitri Payet in an interview for Eurosport do not visibly reflect the feeling of all the players.
While André Villas-Boas rejected the offer of extension made by the Marseilles leaders, the latter quickly intend to take over. The leaders of the do not give up. Since the announcement of the end of the adventure of Andoni Zubizarreta at OM, the thread that holds André Villas-Boas is however particularly held. The fault in the first place obviously at the departure of the Basque leader, at the origin of his arrival at the Ciel et Blanc and with whom he maintains a very strong bond. The Portuguese technician has often linked his fate to that of the former goalkeeper. Another reason for concern for the former coach of and , the financial situation of the Provençal club and this while the Phocaeans are preparing to return to the Champions League. To reduce a deficit that could exceed 100 million euros, OM intends to let several major players leave. What necessarily a little more question the Marseille coach. He affects less than Rudi Garcia ... For many, the departure of André Villas-Boas was already a given. However, he has yet to make up his mind, Frank McCourt’s recent phone call and his esteem for Olympians ’players and supporters. Evidence of the owner of the OM to see him continue at the head of the club, the leaders of Marseille have also offered to extend his contract. . But to believe RMC Sport, the Olympian leaders quickly intend to come back to try to submit a new proposal. For now, AVB, currently linked to OM until June 2021, has been offered a one-year extension with an optional second season. And this while maintaining the same conditions. The Portuguese would pay close to € 300,000 gross monthly. Significant emoluments but which remain in absolute terms lower than those of Rudi Garcia (€ 350,000). He nevertheless benefits from the impatriation tax system, which exempts him from part of the income taxes.
Villas-Boas, good news and questions .
© Provided by Sports.fr André Villas-Boas André Villas-Boas' decision to stay one more season at Olympique de Marseille will please many players and supporters. However, on the bottom of the problem, nothing is solved. The end of a first suspense. And a happy ending! André Villas-Boas heard the passionate speeches of his players and those of the shareholder of Olympique de Marseille , Franck McCourt. Decisive calls.