Pablo Longoria was particularly upset this Wednesday in conference when addressing one of the recent episodes of the transfer window of OM.
Tuesday evening, the information had the effect of a small bomb. The revelation of a discussion between Hatem Ben Arfa and Jorge Sampaoli did think for a while of the return of the 2010 French champion with Olympique de Marseille. Yes the transfer of the attacking midfielder was quickly denied, the president of the Marseille club spoke at a press conference on Wednesday. And he didn’t look like a good day when it came time to broach the subject.
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Pablo Longoria first confessed to being “Amazed “, recalling in the preamble that he had ” much respect for Ben Arfa », He confided that when the player was in Nice, he was “Came a lot of times to see his matches because that (him) was nice to see matches like that “. But when talking about the discussion between Sampaoli and the player, the tone has changed drastically.
Contrary to the club mentality
The smile disappeared from the face of the Spaniard who attacked the way of doing things, without ever naming anyone: ” There is one thing that I do not like at all. It is making individual conversations public. And in addition touse OM for personal purposes. This is something that I can never, ever accept. It’s the complete opposite of the club’s mentality. I would like to point out that it was Ben Arfa who contacted Sampaoli and not the other way around. “
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