David Luiz refuses to join Saliba and Guendouzi in Marseille
It seems that the French giants of Olympique de Marseille have been trying all summer to persuade David Luiz to join his former Arsenal teammates Saliba and Guendouzi in the south of France.
The Brazilian was named a free agent when his contract with the Gunners expired in June, but despite Marseille’s best efforts, they failed to convince the 34-year-old to return to Ligue 1, where he has known from. many years of success by winning trophies with PSG.
The news that Luiz had turned down a move to Marseille was revealed exclusively at Le10Sport, and here is their report (translated by Google, of course)
EXCLUSIVE – Mercato: David Luiz will not come to OM
According to our information, OM continued until recently to try to sign David Luiz. But the negotiations will not succeed with the Brazilian.
Jorge Sampaoli and Pablo Longoria tried all summer to convince David Luiz to come to OM. Even very recently, the Marseille team relaunched the Brazilian to try to find a solution, as the Marseillais did for Amine Harit. Free from any contract, David Luiz listened to the many Marseille proposals. But according to our information, he will not come to OM. As he will not sign either in Salerno, with Franck Ribéry. His destiny should rather be written in Brazil, with a return to his native country.
The latest rumors say that Luiz has instead decided to follow Willian and return to Brazil, and he has reportedly been in close contact with Flamengo and Cruziero, although nothing official has been announced so far, but it now appears sure he won’t. spend next year in Marseille …