André Villas-Boas, coach of Olympique de Marseille, has confirmed this Monday that the French team is interested in the signing of Arkadiusz Milik, Polish striker for the Italian Naples.
This interest had been revealed by different transalpine media, which in the last hours had pointed in this direction. Milik has not played a minute with the southern Italian team since the beginning of the season and ends his contract at the end of this year, so his departure from Naples seems sung.
“Yes, is a player that interests us but for now there are no advanced negotiations with the club or with the player ”, admitted Villas-Boas. “And I do not think it will close in a matter of days,” he added.
“We are working on various possibilities to do what was not done in the last market, “said the Portuguese coach in reference to the signing of a scorer. And in this sense Milik It is not the only option. It may be the best and the most difficult, because we are talking about an important player and it will not be easy to bring him in. “
The technician admitted the financial difficulties that OM is going through and stressed that “I am aware of this situation and therefore I’m not going to put extra pressure on the club”.