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Southampton and West Ham target is 'sure' to stay at Marseille

Southampton and West Ham target is 'sure' to stay at Marseille
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Southampton and West Ham United target Nemanja Radonjic has completely ruled out a possible January move to either of the two clubs, saying that he is 'sure' that he will stay at Marseille.

The Serbian has spent most of the season out with a thigh injury, but even when he has been fit, he has struggled to fit into Andre Villas-Boas's starting side consistently.

Whilst West Ham and Southampton are reportedly showing interest in the winger, the one-time Roma youngster still wants to fight for his place at Marseille according to a report from

Speaking on the matter, Radonjic said "I heart of this interest on the internet but I have no intention of leaving Olympique Marseille".

Radonjic moved to Marseille from Red Star Belgrade for £12 million back in August 2018.

He added that he has "not had contact with other clubs and I am sure I will stay here. I want to stay at least until the summer and I am happy that the coach has given me more space in the last few matches."

As he himself stated, Radonjic's game-time for Marseille has increased significantly over the past few weeks or so, with the Serbian featuring in three of the club's last four games, even scoring in a 3-1 win against Montpellier.

He started successive Ligue 1 games for the first time this season against Montpellier and Dijon, and he hopes that he will start to get a better run out with the side.

Radonjic has also been linked with a move to Sassuolo, yet he dismissed these rumours as well.

Last season, Radonjic played 25 games in all competitions, scoring six goals and providing one assist.


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