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Fenerbahçe activates on Cédric Bakambu

This Sunday, Cedric Bakambu did not see his name registered by Olympique de Marseille on the UEFA list for the upcoming Champions League. A disappointment though for the player who made discovering the Champions League with OM a priority. But it is not enough to shake an element who refused to join Celta Vigo last summer.

Inevitably, on the sidelines of the presentation of the last summer recruits from Marseille (Eric Bailly, Issa Kabore and Amine Harit), Pablo Longoria returned to the status of the former Villarreal player. “The situation in Bakambu, there are restrictions associated with the financial fair play penalty and the lack of coaching players in the training center. We have to find solutions. We spoke with his agents and tried to find out how suitable it was for the project. After the preparatory matches, he lost playing time. He decided to stay, we are glad that there are more possibilities.”

Bakambu wants to stay in OM, Fenerbahce try their luck

With a hefty salary, the Congolese striker stays straight with the strings attached and continues to follow the course of action he set for himself upon arrival, namely trying to win at OM. With three games in six days totaling 59 minutes of playing time, Bakambu responded every time Igor Tudor called, and he intends to continue, who scored 4 goals last season in 12 games.

The fact remains that in Marseille and despite the statements of the President of Marseille, we remain attentive to the markets that are still open, starting with Turkey. According to our information, Fenerbahce has been active behind the scenes to try to recruit the number 13 from OM in the final days of the Turkish transfer window. But the former idol of Beijing Guoan, who actually developed in Turkey in Bursaspor in 2014-15 before landing in Villarreal, at the moment is not happy with the idea of ​​joining the Istanbul club …

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