At the end of the transfer window last summer, the AS Monaco rejected an offer of 100 million euros from Arsenal to retain Thomas Lemar . In a few weeks, several European champions should undoubtedly try again to debauch the winger French 22, whose contract ends in 2020.
But to believe Vadim Vasilyev , vice-president of the club of the Rock, it will be necessary to hang on to arrive at its ends: “It is not the moment to speak mercato but I wish the good luck to the clubs which want it.It is worth a lot”, a- he explained in Telefoot this Sunday on TF1.
“Fabinho does not have an exit ticket”
Another player selected last summer by the reigning French Champion, Fabinho . And if the Brazilian, who had not been able to join the PSG In December, he felt that he was playing his last season on the Rock, the ASM seems hardly more inclined to make gifts. “No, he has no exit ticket,” said Vasilyev, “will the mercato give the answer.” “The PSG has not returned to the charge,” also said the vice president of Monaco. What confirm the words of the interested party, under contract until 2021, which explained at the beginning of the month not to be in touch with the club of the capital .
As for Radamel Falcao , coveted in China, vice president of the ASM is equally protective: “He is an emblematic player, yes, I would like him to finish his career in Monaco.” The 32-year-old Colombian striker is under contract until 2020.