An arrival to strengthen an already well-established workforce.
Olympique de Marseille announced on Saturday "an agreement in principle with Angers" for the transfer of Moroccan midfielder Azzedine Ounahi, now a former SCO player, very prominent with his national team during the 2022 World Cup, where he had reached the semi-finals. -final against France.
Olympique Marseille have scheduled medical tests for Azzedine Ounahi on Sunday morning — after deal sealed for €8m fee plus €2m, contract 2027. 🔵 #OM
Ounahi is now traveling to Marseille with his agent former CB Benatia to be in the stands for OM- Monaco game.
— Fabrizio Romano (@FabrizioRomano) January 28, 2023
After Ruslan Malinovskyi, OM recorded a second arrival during this winter transfer window, even though Leeds could have pulled the rug out from under the feet of the Olympians at the last minute.
The transfer price and the duration of the contract for the 22-year-old Moroccan international have not been revealed by OM.
However, according to different sources, the transfer could amount to 8 million euros plus 2 in bonuses, for a contract that would end in 2027.
The recruitment of the Marseille club is, however, not yet complete this winter.
After the transfer to Lorient of Bamba Dieng, the Olympian team is in fact busy to enlist a striker by the end of the transfer window, January 31 at midnight.