Rennes star Niang interested in Marseille move

Rennes forward M'Baye Niang admitted he was interested in a move to Marseille after holding talks with the club.Niang, 25, has been linked with a transfer after two impressive seasons with the Ligue 1 side, including scoring 15 goals in 36 games this campaign.Marseille finished second when the Ligue 1 season was canceled and could land the Senegal international, who talked up a potential switch. "It is true that it is flattering. There is no smoke without fire, "Niang told Canal + on Sunday." Therefore, there were discussions but today, there is nothing concrete. I will not lie. I haven't signed and Marseille also have problems to solve. "But if I have the sports project as I had in Rennes, for me lowering my salary a little doesn't bother me because I will take pleasure. "Yes, it's a club that interests me. It's a club that has a great history, warm supporters that I like. If it has to be done, it will be with great pleasure. "Whateve r happens, Rennes will remain in my heart because it is a club that has revived me. "Niang initially joined Rennes on loan from Torino in 2018 before making the move permanently the following year. Rennes reportedly paid € 15million for Niang, who has scored 29 goals in 80 games in all competitions for the club.

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