Despite some criticism of his choices, Olympique de Marseille coach Jorge Sampaoli is doing a good job in his first full season on the Marseille bench. While Olympian President Pablo Longoria wants to extend it, the Argentinian technician prefers to wait before planning.
Jorge Sampaoli wants to focus on the end of the season.
Jorge Sampaoli embodies the ideal values for building. He has a passion, a love of the game. I enjoy watching OM. He is happy with Marseille, he wants to settle down. I want to give it continuity.
Last week, Olympique de Marseille president Pablo Longoria confirmed his intention to extend the contract of his coach Jorge Sampaoli, currently linked until June 2023.
Sampaoli refuses to project himself
Receptive to this idea and happy within the Marseille club according to the media, the Argentinian technician would be ready to return. However, facing the press on Thursday, the former coach of Chile refused to worry about his personal case while OM have yet to validate their 2nd place in the Ligue 1 standings in the last two games of this 2021-2022 financial year. .
I have a very good relationship of respect with the president and the owner, a sincere relationship. I know the club’s concern about this, but personally, I’m only focusing on the next two games. I don’t want to have a distraction because if I start thinking about the future, I’m going to focus less on the present. I don’t want to harm our objectives, with this 2nd place which will still be difficult to obtainunderlined the Marseille coach.
A discussion to come
However, the 62-year-old does not rule out this possibility. At the end of the season, Sampaoli has planned to meet his boss to discuss his future. In 10 days or just after the end of the season, we will discuss the best for the club, for me. What the club can offer me, and what I can offer the club. I have great respect and I get on very well with the president. We will first focus on the end of the season to see how we can solve everything., he finished. Despite some criticism of some of his choices, the South American can complete a first full season of quality at OM by finishing 2nd in L1.
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