Transferred definitively to the Olympique de Marseille, Leonardo Balerdi declared his love for the Marseille club.
Leonardo Balerdi absolutely did not want to leave Marseille! This is what he confirmed after making a definitive commitment with the Marseille club, following a first season of acclimatization in the form of a loan with option to buy. The young Argentinian is determined to win over time at OM.
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Balerdi completely in love with OM
“I am very happy to make a definitive commitment to OM. This is what I wanted, so it’s perfect. I like the club. Everyone welcomed me with open arms. I love the stadium, the supporters, their passion. It reminds me of Argentina, Boca Juniors, he explained in remarks transcribed on the official website of OM. They trusted me from day one. Jorge Sampaoli, giving me the opportunity to play. It was very important. Pablo Longoria, always being positive, encouraging me to stay, telling me about the club’s sporting project. The decision was easy because I knew they were both counting on me ”.
Very active on the transfer market, OM intends to restore its image in Ligue 1 for this 2021-22 season.