The FCSM is it in redemption negotiations by a Spanish Liga club, Deportivo Alavés? In any case, this is what the Spanish newspaper Noticia de Alava thinks in an article published Sunday, April 15. “Deportivo Alavés continues to make progress in its strategic growth plan […] and today seeks to expand its expansion with the acquisition of a historic French club that currently plays in Ligue 2 , the second category of French football. The club would become the owner in exchange for the recovery of debt that the French have accumulated and which maintains the club in a very delicate situation for the Chinese group, current owner, and very contested by the supporters This last sentence leaves little doubt as to the interlocutor of the Spanish club. © PHOTOPQR / REPUBLICAN ISLAND / MAXPPP The local newspaper “Noticias de Alava” also explains that the instability of the French club favors negotiations and would allow the club of the Basque country to benefit from “a base of operations” in France in a historic club and well established. ► Read the full article (in Spanish) . Indeed, for several months the leadership of the FCSM is pointed by fans, who have organized, as some elected officials of the Pays de Montbéliard, to push Wing Sang Li, president of FC Sochaux, to sell the club. according to the Republican East Ilja Kaenzi, former managing director of FC Sochaux (who left office on Christmas) paid a visit to the Basque club. “It is also true that some leaders of the Alaves sports party were welcomed in Bonal a few weeks ago,” write our colleagues. On the side of the FCSM, we are kicking for the moment in touch. No confirmation, but no denial either. “We do not have communication instructions regarding this information” told us the press service. Pending an official reaction from FC Sochaux-Montbéliard, the case remains suspended … ► Read all our articles about FC Sochaux-Montbéliard .