August 2, 2021

Guendouzi close to signing, two clues fall!

There is no longer any doubt, Matteo Guendouzi will become an OM player. The midfielder has already said goodbye to Arsenal and is preparing to spend his medical visit in Marseille before officially committing to the Marseille club.

OM Mercato: Mattéo Guendouzi bids farewell to Arsenal

This summer, OM is setting the transfer window on fire. After completing the signatures of Konrad de la Fuente, Gerson, Leonardo Balerdi and Cengiz Ünder, the Marseille president has managed to complete one of his summer priorities. Looking for a second midfielder, Pablo Longoria finalized the deal with Arsenal executives for the transfer of Matteo Guendouzi. In recent days, the arrival of the French midfielder in Marseille seems almost acquired. But on Monday, the 22-year-old himself confirmed his departure from Arsenal. On social networks, Matteo Guendouzi said his farewell to the Gunners, thanking fans for their support during his two seasons in London.

“Thank you Arsenal, thank you for everything! I learned a lot during my time here. It is impossible for me to list everything without forgetting a memory or a word. But I will never forget every minute I played with the Gunners jersey. I will never forget the Emirates Stadium. I will never forget the supporters. I will not forget the city (London, editor’s note). I will never forget everything I have been through here. I will not forget that my only desire was to defend Arsenal’s colors with honor. Thank you to everyone who believed in me during my time here, whether it was good times or bad. I can only wish the club and its supporters who deserve so much the best, believe me! Goodbye Arsenal, I will never forget you and I will remain a Gunner forever “, he posted.

Medical visit scheduled for Monday in Marseille

Back at Arsenal after an interesting loan to Hertha Berlin, Matteo Guendouzzi will therefore join a new club this summer. And everything indicates that it is indeed OM. Indeed, the international hope tricolor is already on the spot in Marseille, where he should pass the medical examination prior to the signing of his new contract.

According to newspaper information Provence, his medical examination should take place this Monday, July 5. Yes Matteo Guendouzzi validates this step, it should engage with OM in the form of a loan with a purchase option estimated at € 10 million, according to the same source. The formalization of his transfer could fall in the coming hours. Outraged Guendouzi, Marseille management would also be close to finalizing the transfer of the AS Roma goalkeeper, Pau lopez.