EAGLES TARGET MARSEILLE MAN
By Patrick Haond
Last Updated: 01/01/70 1:00am
Eagles boss Steve Bruce is interested in the 19-year-old, who plays for the reserve team at the French club, and a deal could be struck during the close season.
The Avignon-born shot-stopper did not make an appearance in Le Championnat for the first team last season, and could be tempted by the prospect of first team football.
L'OM are embarking on a clear-out to finance their own moves in the transfer market with veteran defender Franck Dumas agreeing to cancel his contract.
Abdoulaye Meite is being lined up with a loan move to Swiss club Servette but Zoumana Camara may stay with Marseille, despite interest from clubs in London.
As for the incoming front at Stade Velodrome, Bernard Tapie is still pondering moves for Milan duo Ibrahim Ba and Zvonimir Boban.
"I will resume training wtih Milan on July 16," said Ba. "I still have two years left on my contract. That is all."
Mario Jardel could sign his contract with l'OM in the next few days, despite competition from other clubs on the continent, as a four-year deal awaits his signature in the south of France.
Dill or Alex should partner him in attack next term, with a swap deal being discussed with Saint Etienne, even though Dill only signed for Marseille a matter of days ago.