William Saliba doesn’t know what his future holds however admits there’s “at all times an opportunity” he may keep at Marseille as a substitute of returning to Arsenal.
William Saliba has adopted an odd profession pathway since Arsenal signed him in 2019. He’s but to make an look for his guardian membership, who’ve despatched him away on mortgage thrice. Given they spent a reported £27m on him, their choices have been questioned.
The defender’s kind throughout his newest spell away from the Emirates Stadium has additional heightened the deal with Arsenal’s choices. Saliba has cemented his place with Marseille and have become a full France worldwide earlier this yr.
Arsenal should due to this fact decide about his future when his mortgage spell expires. They didn’t give Marseille the choice to purchase him completely throughout the mortgage deal, however negotiations may but happen.
Saliba is beneath contract with Arsenal till 2024. Subsequently, they have to resolve whether or not to reintegrate him, promote him whereas his inventory is excessive or mortgage him out once more.
If he was to return, he could be competing with Benjamin White and Gabriel Magalhaes for a spot of their beginning backline. It’s unlikely Saliba would wish to accept a spot on the bench after amassing 44 appearances for Marseille this season.
Certainly, he could have already discovered his dwelling and will go away Arsenal with out ever enjoying for them if OM can signal him.
Saliba will not be but clear what the plan is. However in a brand new interview, he hints he may stick with Marseille, who’ve developed him as a participant.
“There may be at all times an opportunity,” he told Le Parisien.
“I don’t conceal that I’m very pleased in Marseille.
“I’ve developed, I’ve handed a milestone. If I make it into France’s squad it’s due to Marseille, as a result of there’s quite a lot of visibility.
“They’re a really massive membership with quite a lot of strain. However if you’re good there are quite a lot of good issues that occur to you.
“We’ll see in Might or June relying on the discussions. Immediately, my future, I don’t know what it’s.”
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