Text  Larger | Smaller | Default

NewsNow

Payet talks conclude


Filed: Monday, 16th January 2017
By: Staff Writer


Representatives from Marseille are on their way back to France following a meeting with West Ham chiefs regarding Dimitri Payet.

The French delegation flew into London earlier this morning for talks regarding a possible move for the Euro 16 star, who has told West Ham that he no longer wishes to play for the club and wishes to return to France.

And when asked by a KUMB source how the meeting went, Jacques-Olivier Auguste, who was representing the French international, simply replied: "Very well".

Also present this morning was Marseille president Jacques-Henri Eyraud, who made his way to London via private plane, and other representatives from L'OM.




Marseille are hoping to seal a deal that will allow them to resign Payet, who moved from the Stade Vélodrome to West Ham in the summer of 2015 in a £10.7million switch.

Having already seen a £20million bid rejected, the French club will have to raise their offer considerably in order to persuade West Ham to accept - even though the Hammers maintain that they have no intention of selling Payet during the current transfer window.





Related News

   arrow   KUMB Awards XXII: polls now open [22nd May 2019]
   arrow   Madrid made contact with Rice, claims pundit [16th Apr 2019]
   arrow   In brief - Tuesday's news round-up [22nd Jan 2019]
   arrow   In brief - Friday's news round-up [18th Jan 2019]
   arrow   Arnie not for sale [11th Jan 2019]
   arrow   In brief - Thursday's news round-up [10th Jan 2019]
   arrow   Og-gonna? [2nd Jan 2019]
   arrow   Owners panned for lack of long-term plan [4th Sep 2018]
   arrow   In brief - Thursday's news round-up [12th Jul 2018]
   arrow   Our best signing since Payet, says TC [11th Jul 2018]



Your Comments


Please note that this section is for comments relating to the above news item only. Any off-topic or abusive posts will be removed. Posts including either links and/or foul language are automatically filtered and will not be published. To engage in further discussion on any of our news stories, visit the KUMB Forums.

Not a member of the KUMB Forums? You may register for free membership here.

comments powered by Disqus
 
News Image




On This Day ...

One Year Ago
Pellegrini looking to youth
Manuel Pellegrini has revealed that he is hoping to bring more players thro...more
Three Years Ago
Collins, Valencia, Bilic & Payet: Friday's news
Get the very latest West Ham news in one place, with our new daily media round-up! ...more
Five Years Ago
Eight great crest designs
KUMB's busy team of designers have been busily mocking up new crest designs since it was revealed th...more