If OM finally managed to find their striker in the person of Vitinha on the last day of the winter transfer window, Pablo Longoria studied several options before finding the rare pearl. The Marseille president would have particularly looked at the side of the Premier League and more precisely at Crystal Palace.
We had to wait for the last day of the winter transfer window to see theOM find his attacker. After the failure Terem Moffi, Pablo Longoria finally reached an agreement for €32 million with the SC Braga to secure the services of Vitinha (22 years old). However, before completing the arrival of the Portuguese striker, the Marseille president multiplied the leads.
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OM inquired about Mateta
According to information from SoFoot, Pablo Longoria would have inquired in particular with Crystal Palace. Indeed, theOM would have had views on Jean-Philippe Matetaunder contract until June 2026 with the Eagleswhich he joined in January 2022 from Mainz.
Several clubs on the spot
Barred by the competition ofOdsonne Edouard, Jordan Ayew or Wilfried Zaha, the 25-year-old striker has scored just three goals in all competitions this season. L’OM was not alone at the time, since Galatasaray, Everton and Cadiz would also have been interested in the former player of theOL.