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Transfer window information for this Monday, January 9
15:50: Lucien Favre, coach of OGC Nice, was dismissed from his position on Monday. The surprising elimination of his team in the 32nd final of the Coupe de France against Puy-en-Velay (1-0) clearly hastened his departure.
15:20: Igor Tudor reacted to the impending formalization of the transfer of Ukrainian Ruslan Malinovskyi to OM. “We already wanted it in the summer, so of course it was a goal, we achieved it. I hope everything is over today. He has many qualities, he is very strong in the last 30 meters, he has a good foot, a good shot, I like the way he interprets football.”explained the OM coach.
2.30 p.m.: Antoine Kombouaré showed some annoyance over the winter transfer window on Monday. “We can announce a lot of names, but pfff (he sighs)… Me, this winter transfer window is tiring me. It’s very clear”dropped the coach for FC Nantes.
2 p.m.: in a press conference, Roberto Martinez did not close the door to a future call for Cristiano Ronaldo with the Portuguese selection.
13:15: Portugal have got their new coach. After the departure of Fernando Santos, the Confederation published on Monday the name of his successor, who is none other than Roberto Martinez.
12:49 p.m.: the newspaper Good morning understands that the management of Aiglons is considering getting rid of its coach Lucien Favre. Released by Le Puy in the Coupe de France, the club from the Côte d’Azur is only 11th in Ligue 1.
OFFICIAL – 12:20 p.m.: Julien Stéphan is no longer the coach of Strasbourg, 19th in Ligue 1 and eliminated by Angers in the 32nd final of the Coupe de France. “President of Racing Marc Keller informed this morning Julien Stéphan, coach of the professional team, of his suspension as a precautionary measure. The interim will be provided from today until further notice by Mathieu Le Scornet.”
The chairman of Racing, Marc Keller, this morning informed Julien Stéphan, coach of the professional team, of his dismissal as a precautionary measure. The temporary will be delivered today and until further notice by Mathieu Le Scornet ⤵️
— Racing Club de Strasbourg Alsace (@RCSA) 9 January 2023
11:49 a.m.: at a press conference, Bayern Munich coach Julian Nagelsmann reacted to the Yann Sommer pitch. “I am relatively relaxed. Whether it’s the one you mentioned, someone else, or none. I have no worries about that.”
11:21 a.m.: Gazzetta dello Sport understand that the leaders of Inter Milan would hesitate to extend the loan of Belgian striker Romelu Lukaku, under contract with Chelsea.
11:00 a.m.: according to Spanish media Report, Paris Saint-Germain would target Azzedine Ounahi. The capital club would like to recruit the Moroccan midfielder from Angers for the summer of 2023 and loan him to SCO until the end of this season.
10:45 a.m.: Fabrizio Romano has dismissed reports that Manchester United centre-back Harry Maguire has agreed a deal with Aston Villa. It is unlikely that the England international will leave the Red Devils.
10:22 a.m.: brought on loan with an option to buy by Atalanta Bergamo, Ruslan Malinovskyi arrived this morning in Marseille. The formalization of his arrival at OM is imminent.
— Info OM (@InfosOM_) 9 January 2023
10:01 a.m.: Florentino Perez has closed Real Madrid’s winter transfer window. According to Sportpresident Merengue has warned Carlo Ancelotti that no new player will land in January.
09:24: Josep Guardiola spoke about Graham Potter’s future. At a press conference, the Manchester City coach asked Chelsea not to part with the English technician.
08:50: questioned by Sky GermanyRB Leipzig’s Croatian centre-back Josko Gvardiol has ended negotiations over his immediate future. “My plan is to stay here. I think everyone has read Max Eberl’s statement. It’s ok with me.”
08:33: Olympique de Marseille are preparing to sign Ruslan Malinovskyi, the attacking midfielder from Atalanta Bergamo. According to RMC Sportthe Ukrainian international will undergo a medical on Monday before his commitment to the Bouches-du-Rhône club in the form of a loan with an option to buy for 10 million euros.
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