Announcement to the viewer of Atletico Madrid and Chelsea with the piston of RC Lens, Jonathan Clauss (29 years old, 40 matches and 5 competitions in total for the 2021-2022 season), for the rest of France. Indeed, L’Equipe reveals that the French international wants to join Olympique de Marseille!
According to the sports daily, the Lensois believes that the Marseille club, which plays in the Champions League next season, is a good option to stay on the radar of the France team coach, Didier Deschamps, ahead of the cup. of the world in Qatar which will be played next winter. The player’s entourage and OM are even already close to an agreement in principle on the outlines of a future contract.
The discussions promise to be longer with Lens. The arts club, which expects between 10 and 15 million euros for its player, rejected a first offer from Marseille estimated at 5 million euros (+ 1 M € bonus). The vice-champion of France intends to return the charge with a new proposal for an upward review, but he does not want to overpay a player who only has one year of contract left. To be continued…