It was the other striking image of the Marseille-AC Milan friendly match. In addition to the score presented for the Marseillais on the scoreboard (0-2), the snapshot showing the spite of Bamba Dieng on the Olympian bench has been around social networks since Sunday evening. Unused by Igor Tudor in OM’s last three warm-up games, the 22-year-old striker remains Marseille’s top scorer of the offseason with three goals (against Marignane-Gignac, 4-1). What make him want to stay according to his agent Seydou Bocar Seck.
“His decision is made. He wants to stay. OM is his club. He intends to give back to the fans all the positive energy he receives through good performances on the pitchdropped the adviser to the Senegalese international striker (11 caps) at La Provence. Were there discussions for a possible extension (note: he is linked to Marseille until 2024) ? No never. There was a fairly cordial telephone conversation during the off-season where the club asked us what we wanted to do this season. We told them that Bamba’s future was at OM and that there was no question of leaving at the moment..”
For his first full season in 2021-22, Bamba Dieng scored 8 goals and delivered 3 assists in all competitions but also received the prize for the most beautiful but during the last UNFP trophies. Three months later, the Senegalese no longer seems to be part of the OM coach’s plans. Like what can go very quickly in football.
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