Stade Rennais responds to speculation from sports director Florian Maurice.
Claiming to be « 100% » Engaged with Stade Rennais, ahead of the team’s victory against Montpellier on the 20th day of Ligue 1 (2-1), Florian Maurice is being courted by a major Serie A club. According to information fromThe messenger, the conductor of the 50 years of the interests of AS Rome. The Italian club was considering the former Olympique Lyonnais striker to take over from Tiago Pinto, the Portuguese currently in post. The Italian media confirms that the current director of SRFC serves as the favorite of the sporting director of Roma.
Source is the position of the club based at Roazhon Park? According to information from RMC Sport, the SRFC is not informed of a possible departure of Florian Maurice to Italy. There is no doubt that it is likely that Rennes will be in the middle of the 2023-2024 season. For his part, West France There in the same sense and indicates that the Breton leaders cannot raise the question of the sports director who occupies the position in 2020.
Two new recruits in January
During an interview, the former director of Olympique Lyonnais with mixed results from the winter transfer window, highlighted the arrivals of Dutch midfielder Azor Matusiwa, from Stade de Reims for an amount of 15.50 million euros, and Clermont’s versatile defense Alidu Seidu, worth 11 million euros. Florian Maurice explains that the club is not a finalist for other transfers. It is also important to mention that Rennes is in the entourage of Serbian Nemanja Matic at Olympique Lyonnais for 2.60 million euros.
Ninth in Ligue 1, with strong points on the podium, Benjamin Bourigeaud’s players face Sochaux, who play in the National, on Tuesday evening in the round of 16 of the Coupe de France. On the European scene, Stade Rennais will play the Europa League play-offs against AC Milan on February 15 and 22.