Definitely, the Luis Henrique file is far from settled. As a reminder, the young 20-year-old Brazilian no longer wants to continue playing luxury understudy at Olympique de Marseille. The arrival of a new coach on the Canebière does not seem to have changed the situation, but the attacking midfielder does not allow his choices to be dictated.
OM thought they had reached an agreement with Torino for a loan with an option to buy estimated at €7 million. Pablo Longoria and Javier Ribalta had gone to Milan to negotiate with the Turinese and everyone thought they had done business. Except that we revealed to you that the Luis Henrique clan wanted to have a say.
Botafogo dreams of the return of Luis Henrique
Concretely, the player wants to return to the country. A godsend for the Cariocas of Flamengo. The Mengão is trying to negotiate a loan and the father of the Marseillais confided yesterday that this option held the rope. “We are waiting for the details (of the offer). There is this proposal, yes, and everything is being studied. There’s nothing certain, but it’s on its way”.
Globoesporte However, we learn that Botafogo, the former club of Luis Henrique, has arisen to overtake its rival. While Flamengo offered OM a simple loan, Botafogo is ready to take out the checkbook. Clearly, the carioca formation wants to recruit permanently Luis Henrique by offering a loan with a compulsory purchase option. It remains to know the amount of this option.