Boubacar Kamara is not included in the list of 23 players for the match of the French team against Denmark.
Having summoned 24 players, Didier Deschamps had to sacrifice the new player from Aston Villa, who will therefore watch the match in the stands. Arrived free on the side of Aston Villa after having made the whole start of his young career in the jersey of Olympique de Marseille, Boubacar Kamara (22) will still have to wait before knowing his big first in the tunic of the French team. Called up in a group of 24 players, he is not, however, among the list of 23 players sent to UEFA to play in the match between the Blues and Denmark this Friday evening. As indicated by AFP, the new Villans midfielder is therefore in the stands at the Stade de France, for the entry of the Blues into the League of Nations. Rewarded by Didier Deschamps, Kamara will also attend, as a spectator, the following three meetings, June 6 against Croatia, June 10 in Vienna against Austria and June 13 in Saint-Denis against Croatia.
The tone is rising again between Gabon and the DR Congo. The Gabonese team stuck in Barcelona for technical problems, the DR Congo loses patience.
In the cold since their clash in the playoffs of the previous edition against the background of the Guelor Kanga case, the two selections meet on Saturday in Kinshasa on the occasion of the 1st day of the CAN 2023 playoffs. And a new event disrupts the pregame. Expected last night in the DRC, the Gabonese delegation has still not arrived there after encountering a technical problem which forced its plane, which left Paris, to stop in Barcelona to spend the night there. Enough to annoy the Congolese Football Federation (Fecofa), which complains of remaining without news. “Since then, radio silence… Manitoba no longer responds! Very worrying for the continuation of the official program of this match DR Congo vs Gabon”, denounced the authority this Friday through a press release.
At the end of the contract with Arsenal at the end of June, Alexandra Lacazette will leave the Gunners. The English club formalized the news on Friday
While the summer transfer window has not yet opened, several clubs are already very active behind the scenes. For some, it is above all a question of settling many hot issues such as players at the end of their contract. Alexandre Lacazette was in this case on the side of Arsenal, with a lease ending at the end of the month. And as expected, the French striker will not extend with the Gunners, who formalized his departure on Friday. “Alex Lacazette will leave us at the end of his current contract, which runs until June 30. (…) Thank you Laca, we wish you the best for the next chapter of your career”, simply explains the London club in its press release. Arrived in the English capital in 2017 after his good years at Olympique Lyonnais, the player now 31 years old will therefore have marked Arsenal, he who notably played 206 matches in all competitions for 71 goals and 36 caviars. But with the English formation, Alexandre Lacazette above all won two trophies, namely a Community Shield in 2017 and an English Cup three years later, in 2020.
PSG holds its new strong man. After several weeks of negotiations, the arrival of Luis Campos in the club of the capital is now recorded, reports Le Parisien this Friday.
The 57-year-old Portuguese arrives as sports adviser to the president at the champions of France, where he will take over from Leonardo, thanked at the end of the season. Luis Campos should not come alone to PSG but with a team by his side. The name of Olivier Gagne comes up often. Close to Kylian Mbappé since their joint adventure at AS Monaco, Luis Campos will try to breathe new life into PSG, where a global takeover is expected. After the extension of its star striker, Paris must now record the name of its future coach. Before tackling the summer transfer window, during which many changes are planned. In the direction of arrivals, like that of departures, where several undesirables are pushed towards the exit.
At the end of the contract on June 30, 2023 with Liverpool, Sadio Mané would be at the heart of a big battle between PSG and Bayern. To win the bet on this file and get ahead of the Parisian competition, the Bavarian team would be ready to offer a very good salary to the Senegalese star.
After six seasons of good and loyal service at Liverpool, Sadio Mané could slam the door this summer. At the end of the contract on June 30, 2023 with the Reds of Jürgen Klopp, the Senegalese international would not have left at all to extend. Thus, the management of Liverpool could be forced to sell Sadio Mané this summer to avoid a free and free departure in a year. Aware of the situation, PSG and Bayern would be in ambush. And to win the case with Sadio Mané, the club led by Julian Nagelsmann would have a strong argument to make. According to information from Sport 1, Bayern would be ready to pay a high price to convince Sadio Mané to join Munich this summer. Indeed, the Bavarians would be willing to offer a contract of around €20m gross per year to the Liverpool star. With such a salary, Sadio Mané would be one of Bayern’s highest paid players and he could almost receive twice as much as today with Jürgen Klopp’s Reds.