Posted January 7, 2022 at 8:45 p.m. by BC updated January 7, 2022 at 8:48 p.m.
Established this Friday evening for the match against Bordeaux, Pau Lopez is playing his 20th match with OM. An additional meeting synonymous with transfer for the Spanish doorman.
Looking for a new goalkeeper to replace Steve Mandanda , the Olympique de Marseille decided to bet on Pau Lopez, arrived the last been on loan from AS Roma . Since then, the Spanish doorman has established himself as the titular doorman, to the detriment of Steve Mandanda , who has become number 2 in the eyes of Jorge Sampaoli . The legend of OM has only played 7 games since the start of the season in all competitions, while Pau Lopez is lined up for the 20th time this Friday against Bordeaux . A decisive step for the Spaniard.
Pau Lopez definitively transferred to OM
The tenure of Pau Lopez in the cages of the OM this Friday allows the Marseille club to permanently attach its services as underlined by Jacopo Aliprandi , journalist at Corriere dello Sport. OM and AS Roma had in fact agreed last summer that Pau Lopez would be transferred to club phocéen when the main interested party reaches the milestone of 20 appearances. Pau Lopez will therefore belong to OM from the start of the match against Bordeaux , against a check for 12M €, the amount of his purchase option.