Payet returning permanently back with Olympique Marseille


Payet returning permanently back with Olympique Marseille

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The transfer of Dimitri Payet from West Ham United to Olympique Marseille completed. The Franman time back at the club, where he from 2013 to 2015 also already played.

The transfer of Payet does not come as a surprise. Sunday reported West Ham already that there is an agreement with Marseille and Monday followed the message of the club from the Ligue 1 that the 29-year-old vleugelspeler final return. Reportedly paying Marseille 29 million euros for the French international.

Payet was in his first season (2015/2016) at West Ham is good for twelve goals in the Premier League and extended last year’s contract until mid-2021.

Nevertheless, it decided on the Reunion island born Payet, who last summer with France, the EK-finals, took, this winter is a departure force. According to manager Slaven Bilic, he wanted no more action for West Ham, the current number ten in the Premier League.

Welcome back ?!


Time of placing
23:46 – 29 January 2017


Payet is with Olympique Marseille team mate Karim Rekik. The current number six in Ligue 1 took last week, even though the 35-year-old Patrice Evra back to France. The defender comes over from Juventus.

Allows Payet Tuesday appearance at Marseille. The club from the south of France, then plays a home game in the Coupe de France against Olympique Lyon, the club of Memphis Depay.

See also:
Overview: Completed transfers in the netherlands and abroad

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