Marseille supporters seize the slightest opportunity to discuss the sale of OM and the possible departure of Frank McCourt. Recently, a Saudi journalist announced that the PIF could establish itself in France. Immediately, some people thought of an arrival from Saudi Arabia in Marseille. Very active in this file, Thibaud Vézirian took stock.
For more than two years now, the sale of OM has been a subject frequently broached by certain journalists, in particular Thibaud Vezirian. The latter claims that the Marseille club should change ownership very soon. So far, nothing has been reported. The OM Minute, media close to the Marseille team, recently claimed that Frank McCourt had left to remain in his post for many more years. But a new twist has emerged in recent days.
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The arrival of the Saudis announced in France
Saudi journalistAtef Nahass put a coin back in the machine announcing a possible arrival of the BIP, the powerful Saudi investment fund, in France. “ I think the success of the Saudi Public Investment Fund will help accelerate their investment plans in Europe, particularly in France and Spain.” did he drop on his account Twitter. Another journalist, Yousef Ali reacted to this news: The sale does not exist? Not necessarily, but because you never know. OM’s reputation and importance is enormous, but (perhaps) it’s not the time yet”.
“It’s up to you to know if it’s storytelling”
During a live Twitch, Thibaud Vezirian reviewed this case. ” Knowing how the press works in Saudi Arabia, journalists cannot take risks. Atef threw a stone into the pond with nothing new. Today, it’s Al Yousef Ali who answers “you never know” (…) It’s up to you to know if it’s storytelling. All of a sudden… here we go again! » he confided. When we know that Vezirian has been talking about an agreement in this case for several months…