Less than ten days before the end of the summer transfer window, OM are preparing to register the signing of Ivorian central defender Éric Bailly (28) from Manchester United, where he remains under contract until 2024. But in what form ?
An option or obligation to purchase between €6 million and €10 million
According Fabrizio Romano, it will be a one-season loan with an obligation to buy if OM qualify for the Champions League next season. For its part, L’Équipe talks about a paying loan with a purchase option estimated at €10 million and linked to a certain number of matches played by the Ivorian international (46 caps, 2 goals) and a OM’s European qualification.
Finally, La Provence mentions a loan with an obligation to purchase between €6 million and €7 million linked to the conditions mentioned above.