What replacement for Memphis Depay at OL? Juninho makes revelations that may displease OL supporters.
Memphis Depay is leaving, not without having received a flurry of criticism from Juninho. Asked about a possible replacement for the Dutch player, the Brazilian sporting director of OL affirms that the Rhone club will not seek to compensate for the departure of the Batavian, at the end of the contract this summer. OL will therefore not invest in a center forward this summer. The Auriverde leader indeed considers that OL has internal solutions, such as Islam Slimani and Tino Kadewere. “I think we need a winger, who goes fast, who eliminates and who defends. It’s not easy, they are expensive players. We must not forget that we have Tino Kadewere who is a center forward, he played on the side, but it is not his position ”, thus indicated Juninho at the microphone of‘OL TV.
News on Moussa Dembélé
What about Moussa Dembélé, loaned to Atletico Madrid where he was champion despite a rickety record and who will undoubtedly not be retained by the Colchoneros? “We are counting on him,” he says. If Atletico decides to exercise the option (€ 33m), he will stay there. If he does not raise it, we will receive him with open arms. “ Atlético should not invest in the Rhone striker …