Jorge Sampaoli I decided, despite the good sporting results, to leave Olympique Marseille before the start of the new season. Even before the coach’s official decision, the French media reported that Sampaoli was worried about the club’s financial problems He was aware that employees might not be competitive enough to fight against successes in French League 1 The Champions League. In the end, Jorge Sampaoli’s contract with OM was valid until the end of June 2023.
Arkadiusz Milik was one of the reasons Jorge Sampaoli left Olympique de Marseille
The French daily L’Equipe decided to reveal the reasons behind Jorge Sampaoli’s decision to separate from Olympique de Marseille. was one of them Arcadius MelikThat the coach didn’t have the best relationship with him from the start. During the season, the media wrote about the feud between the two sides. president Pablo Longoria did not understand why Melek He wasn’t getting those many minutes and It has already been announced that the Pole will remain in Marseille. “We’ve talked all season and we want to keep ourselves consistent by letting go of those players who helped us finish second in the table,” Longoria said.
L’Equipe adds that Jorge Sampaoli wanted to bring him to the club Antoine Griezmann with Atletico Madrid And the Renato Sanchez from Lille, but Olympique de Marseille officials considered both players too expensive. Antoine Griezmann He earns 10 million euros a year for Atletico Madrid and this salary will make him the highest paid footballer in Marseille. To date, OM has spent more than 40 million euros on the full purchase of loan players, incl. Pau Lopez from Rome (12 million euros), Matteo Guenzie From Arsenal (11 million euros) or Arkadiusz Milik from Naples (8 million euros).
Who will be the new coach of Olympique de Marseille? There are many indications that Jorge Sampaoli’s successor will be Igor Tudor, who led last season Hellas Verona It finished in ninth place Italian Serie A. The arrival of Theodore should also be good news for Arcadiusz Milik, because last season in Hellas under him, Argentine Giovanni Simeone scored 17 goals in league.
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