Antoine Kombouaré confirms that the 24-year-old midfielder is fit to play the match of the second day of L1 between FC Nantes and Lille on Friday.
Announced close to Lille, Ludovic Blas is operational for the Canaries match against… Lille on Friday, opening the second day of Ligue 1. Antoine Kombouaré confirmed this Thursday at a press conference and made things clear. “He’s there and there, that’s the most important thing. We are not going to hide that there are contacts with Lille. He will be present tomorrow on the lawn to play against Lille“, confided the Kanak technician. And to add:He assured me that he wants to play this match, that we don’t talk to him about contacts. He’s got a job to do, he knows there’s a game to play and win.»
Kombouaré has also ruled out the idea that the transfer is already recorded. “In the past, there were plenty of times when there were advanced contacts and they didn’t succeed, we don’t know. A contract, until it’s signed, there’s nothing“Recalls the former Paris Saint-Germain coach, saying that if it was up to him, Blas would not leave the nest. Besides, Blas will not leave if Losc or any other club should prolong the discussions. “At some point, if it drags on, I’ll end up saying no. I am not saying that I have full powers. But if they ask me the question, I will say no“, he slips, evoking a “deadline“. Blas, 24, is tied to Nantes until 2024.
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