Eric Bailly is leaving Manchester United. After saying goodbye to his colleagues, the player can go on medical tests before joining Olympique de Marseille, says Fabrizio Romano.
The Ivorian has been trying on for Roma for several months, there was talk of Sevilla, but eventually he will play elsewhere.
The French runner-up showed great determination to get the center-back of the “Red Devils”, additionally proving that he treats him very seriously.
The loan agreement valid until June 30, 2023 will include an option that may turn into an obligation to buy back after OM is promoted to the Champions League. The final transfer amount has been set at EUR 10 million.
As Fabrizio Romano reported, Eric Bailly turned up today at Manchester United’s training facility to say goodbye to his locker room colleagues. On Wednesday morning, in turn, he will leave for France.
On the spot, the 28-year-old will undergo medical tests, and if they show nothing disturbing, the move will become a reality.
Les Phocéens have made some really interesting reinforcements this summer. Their colors were joined by Luis Suárez, Jonathan Clauss, Chancel Mbemba, Nuno Tavares, Rubén Blanco, Jordan Veretout and Alexis Sánchez.
In addition to engaging a stopwatch, there are also plans to bring in an offensive midfielder.
Returning to Bailly, in the MU jersey he played 113 games, 70 of which in the Premier League itself. He also competed in the Champions League and will be able to continue doing so after he changes his place of residence.