It was the recruitment of Olivier Ntcham, to which he was opposed, which precipitated the resignation of André Villas-Boas at the Olympique de Marseille. A file totally managed by Pablo Longoria.
It was 11:37 p.m. Monday night time when theOlympic Marseille formalized the arrival ofOlivier Ntcham, on mortgage from Celtic with choice to purchase. André Villas-Boas stated to have realized the information when he awoke Tuesday morning, and that this element both fictionalized or not, it’s recruiting former worldwide hopes that angered the Portuguese. And the announcement of his resignation, a number of hours later, at a press convention.
That is clearly not the solely motive for the upcoming divorce between OM and their coach, which appears inevitable.
. “AVB” had already needed to depart final summer season, when Andoni Zubizarreta, to whom he was shut, was dismissed. Final week, he had already dropped a small bomb at a press convention by asserting his possible departure at the finish of the season. Ntcham, it’s merely the story of the straw that broke the camel’s again.
Ntcham, a 100% Longoria coup
In a sluggish switch window, Villas-Boas can have seen its leaders be energetic throughout this winter window, with three arrivals: Lirola, Milik and due to this fact Ntcham. However the Portuguese coach didn’t need the final named, he would have even expressed his refusal about him. However Ntcham, “is a folder A to Z led by Pablo Longoria,” defined Monday night time Luis Ferrer (former recruiter PSG) on Canal +. And the native of Longjumeau turned the image of the incontrovertible fact that it’s Longoria, the soccer supervisor Om, who took “full powers” in sport. On the set of the Late Soccer Membership, the Canal + consultants had seen slightly honest Monday night.
🗨️ “Olivier Ntcham, it was not the selection of the coach. It was a file mastered from A to Z by Longoria”
The departure of André Villas-Boas from OM already talked about by the Late Soccer Membership set this Monday night… 🧐 pic.twitter.com/4ceagWZ9CF
– Late Soccer Membership (@LateFootClub) February 2, 2021
Why didn’t Villas-Boas need Ntcham? These are his sporting selections, which he didn’t element. To interchange Morgan Sanson, offered to Aston Villa, OM and Longoria (particularly Longoria) had focused a great half-dozen gamers: Harit, Léris, Majer, Fulgini, Dahoud and even Coquelin. In comparison with these gamers, Ntcham could also be much less artistic. However he’s a participant who is aware of how you can undertaking himself ahead (he has typically been in comparison with Paul Pogba), who has at instances developed as No.10 at Celtic.
Greater than a sporting selection, Villas-Boas appears above all to have made it a query of precept. He now not feels revered by his leaders, and it’s laborious to not rethink his conduct when Zubizarreta, Longoria’s predecessor, left. Has he seized the pretext Ntcham to lastly go away, which he appears impatiently awaiting? It is a situation that takes the street …
Based on RMC, the board of OM would have accepted the resignation of Villas-Boas. All that is still is to attend for the validation of the proprietor Frank McCourt.
Villas-Boas has submitted his resignation!
Ntcham, barely arrived at OM and already criticized