Sporting Toulon : Claude Joye ready to sell the club, Mourad Boudjellal

INFO le FIGARO – Yet another twist in the takeover of the club, Azure and Gold. According to our information, the current president of SCT has signified, by their attorney-in-common, Mourad Boudjellal that the Sporting Club Toulon was for sale. It will however lower the price initially set at € 6 million.

From our correspondent in Toulon

New twist in the soap opera Sporting Club Toulon. After being torn apart by the media in which they last week, Claude Joye and Mourad Boudjellal are again spaced by their lawyer in common. And the club of the Harbor is this time… to sell !

The audit scheduled for their first agreement, before a new fâcherie, will be done this week. What relaunch the crazy dream of the supporters of the Rascasse largely in favour of an arrival of the former president of the Rugby Club Toulonnais. A rendezvous between the two men to finalize the agreement would be provided during the week.

Claude Joye released by the mayor and partners private

What explains this sudden reversal of the situation ? According to our information, the current owner of the SCT does not have a lot of support around him. Even if he said not wanting to mingle with a possible redemption, the mayor of Toulon Hubert Falco wants to reduce drastically the subsidies allocated to the football club. This year, the amount paid by the city exceeded 500,000 euros. A hard blow for Claude Joye, who had about the same amount in its next budget.

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Excited about a possible arrival of Mourad Boudjellal, some of the sponsors of the SCT, which has a strong present on the jersey last season, have served to Claude Joye that they no longer wanted to work with him. New stalls of private actors who had already de facto in great difficulty of finances, Azure and Gold. To accentuate the pressure, Mourad Boudjellal is expected to unveil this week two important partners who are willing to accompany him in his dream of football.

Relegated to National 2, Claude Joye was well separate a dozen players still under contract to re-launch a positive dynamic. The players that are considered undesirable would be roughly € 700,000 in payroll. Yet another problem for the accountant of training, few players want to go to the Sporting Club Toulon at the present time. They would be even willing to honor their contract. Another pebble in the finances of the SCT which remains very precarious.

This succession of impacts has been flexing Claude Joye from its initial position. Then he said he was only “ready to collaborate” with Mourad Boudjellal, the scenario of a sale is income more than ever on the table. Contacted this evening, Claude Joye has not responded to our requests. As to “MB”, he only replied that “everything is for sale, it is a question of price”. A price that will certainly not the six million claimed by the current president of SCT.

Reproached by a supporter of Sporting on Twitter – “what are you going to live at the Sporting will be 1000 times greater than to all the emotions that you have been able to live in your different lives… Mourad king of Toulon…. Look forward to the first trip to the Velodrome” -, Mourad Boudjellal responded without mystery : “Yes, but this time it will not be a relocation, promised.” A sign that the situation is truly shifting.


Redemption of Sporting Toulon : Joye and Boudjellal will give a week to find an agreement” – Fil Info

Claude Joye, the current owner of the Sporting Club Toulon and Mourad Boudjellal, the former president of the RC Toulon, which is applied to a buyout of the club, have been received this Monday by Hubert Falco, mayor of the city, to make a point about the current situation of the entity, Azure and Gold. For weeks, a battle around the club at la Rascasse, relegated to National 2 this season, raged between Joye, who does not wish to sell, and Boudjellal. “Mr. Joye is the main shareholder and it remains so. Mr. Boudjellal can bring his dynamism. I told them that “more and more, it was,” said Hubert Falco at the end of this meeting. Men of quality are able to converse, work together, to exchange. There we are. I asked them now, it’s been weeks that we are expecting agreement. They both agree that their legal and financial advice write to this agreement. I gave them until Friday to write it. This is where we are. Me I want that they work together and that we have a Sporting worthy of the city of Toulon.” And to add : “We are on the right track. I trust them to put this track. What was important this morning (Monday), it’s that they leave not one behind the other, but that they are so together.”

Claude Joye, for his part, argues that it “has a week to find an agreement in the interest of the club. Mourad is on the same wave length as me. We will do everything for. (…) There has never been a question of sell or buy, but to collaborate. The purpose is not to disperse the money, but to bring back the most for the club. The whole thing now is to find an agreement on the mode of governance.” Mourad Boudjellal has admitted that he “agrees to be in a company, without being a majority shareholder. This never happened to me in my life. (…) There must be a mode of governance exclusive, on which I will not discuss. I have the impression that it was a little bit of progress on it. The lawyers will draft an agreement, but to me this is the governance essential element. If this is the case, things will be done. If this is not the case, they will not…” After the next episode.


Boudjellal : the track of the Athlético Marseille away – Over Info

We knew that Mourad Boudjellal had two projects redemption of clubs : Sporting Toulon, france (National 1), and, in default, the Athlético Marseille, promoted sportingly in National 2. Gold on Tuesday, the regional Commission of control club (CRCC) of the League of the Mediterranean sea of Football has announced in its minutes the relegation in Regional 2 of the small club player, whose accounts are proven to be very onerous. Mourad Boudjellal, who dreams to go up in League 1 in the next few years, so has certainly abandoned this track. Still remains one of the Sporting Toulon. A crucial meeting – one more… – is scheduled for Monday, June 15, between the mayor of Toulon, Hubert Falco, Claude Joye, the main shareholder of the SCT, and the ex-boss of the RCT. But, here again, the DNCG has considered the accounts and the federal commission of control of the clubs has decided, Tuesday, a “supervision of the payroll of Sporting for the next season.


The “green people” in support of Robert Herbin – Ligue 1

Since the announcement Friday afternoon of Robert Herbin’s hospitalization in Saint-Étienne in a state considered worrying, messages of support have been pouring in.

Hospitalized since Tuesday at the CHU of the northern hospital in a state considered worrying, the coach of the heyday of ASSE, now 81 years old, suffers from heart problems. He would be in intensive care in the cardiology department of Cécile Romeyer-Bouchard, the daughter of Roland Romeyer, the current president of the executive board of ASSE. According to those around him, the state of health of the “Sphinx”, his nickname, would be considered very worrying. Player of a single club before becoming his coach three times (he returned to second Pierre Repellini during the 1997-1998 season), Herbin allowed Saint-Étienne to win nine of his ten championship titles and his six French Cups.

Former ASSE players like Laurent Paganelli, who evolved under the orders of Herbin from 1978 to 1983, reacted on social networks.

And of course, the “green people did not fail to support his legendary trainer. Of “Who is the strongest obviously it is Robert”. at “Courage M. Herbin you will win this match”


PSG: Neymar, it’s “164 million euros” according to his former agent – Transfers

Wagner Ribeiro talks about the situation of the Parisian superstar on ESPN.

We’re talking about the future of Neymar. This time, it’s not the Spanish press, but his former agent, Wagner Ribeiro. Questioned by ESPN, the interested party first reviews the beginnings of the career of “Ney”, courted by many clubs before saying yes to FC Barcelona, ​​in 2013. Chelsea, Bayern Munich or Juventus Turin had approached him, he swears. What about Real Madrid? “I have been to Madrid several times because Florentino (Perez) had the dream of signing Neymar,” said the Brazilian agent. Just last year, I was with him, in May, in his office, and he told me that he had this dream of signing Neymar. ” President Perez’s interest is not new. The interested party has never hidden it, even if it seems that Kylian Mbappé has his favors now. In the meantime, only Barça made an offer in 2019. Refused, we know.

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It must be said that at the time, Paris Saint-Germain was in a position of strength, with another three years of contract for its player – until 2022 – and no release clause provided. “PSG could very well have asked for € 500 million,” said Wagner Ribeiro. Leonardo actually asked for a little less than that … Too much for Barcelona, ​​however. Except that two years from the end of his engagement, Neymar could leave without the endorsement of Paris Saint-Germain in 2020, thanks to a provision of FIFA. “Today, he can leave for 164 million euros,” promises Wagner Ribeiro.

“Neymar is happy in Paris”

Wagner Ribeiro

A sacred sum, although much lower than the 222 million euros disbursed by the PSG in the summer of 2017. Especially that it would have to be settled in one go… In these times of lean cows, coronavirus obliges, imagine Barça (or a other club) aligning this kind of amount is unlikely. “There will be very few transfers over 50 million euros this year,” agrees Wagner Ribeiro, who was careful not to give clear indications on the future of the 28-year-old Brazilian international. “He won everything in Barcelona, ​​there are his best friends, but he is happy at PSG,” he said, before stressing that “a player must be professional”. As Neymar has been since the start of the season. To the point of returning to its best level. And to overtake Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo in the world hierarchy? In any case, this is the opinion of Wagner Ribeiro, who sees his former foal “much better” than the two long-time rivals. This remains to be confirmed…


Olympiakos relegated due to match fixing? – Info thread – Foreign

According to local SNDA media, Olympiakos, current leader of the Greek championship, could play in the second division next season due to a match-fixing case dating back to 2015. The ethics committee in charge of the investigation would have asked for the relegation of the club from Mathieu Valbuena and the payment of a fine of three million euros. Evangelos Marinakis, owner of Olympiakos, could even be banned from football for life.


Mediapro dreams of Platini – News feed – Ligue 1

Future channel of Ligue 1 and Ligue 2, Mediapro is trying to recruit journalists and consultants for next season according to The team. In charge of interviews, Jean-Michel Roussier relies on his network within clubs, the media and institutions to provide the services of the best. Among the names mentioned, there are notably two names from Canal +, Habib Bey and Eric Carrière, but also Laurent Blanc, who has been without a club since he left PSG in 2016. Jean-Michel Roussier even dreams of seeing Michel Platini on the set of Mediapro , the two men have even already discussed on the subject. Several other personalities are still in discussion or have refused, such as Marie Portolano, Mohamed Bouhafsi and Messaoud Benterki.


Saint-Etienne: Robert Herbin hospitalized in a worrying state – News feed – Ligue 1

Character inseparable from the great history of Saint-Etienne, Robert Herbin, has been hospitalized in a university hospital in his hometown since Tuesday. His state of health, considered to be of concern to those around him, has however no connection with the current pandemic of new coronavirus. His admission to a health service was due to heart and lung problems caused by the consumption of alcohol and tobacco. The man nicknamed the “Sphinx” for his reluctance to express himself has only known green as a color as a player. As coach, he will exercise 3 times on the Cauldron bench, and will lead ASSE to the famous final of the Champions Club Cup, lost to Bayern Munich (0-1). In total, on the field or on the bench, Herbin has known 9 of the 10 titles of champions of France of the Forez club.


Jean-Michel Aulas hopes to keep Memphis Depay – Fil Info – Transfers

Will Memphis Depay still be an Olympique Lyonnais player next season? Nothing is less certain as the Dutch striker, although under contract until 2021 with OL, seems coveted and announced everywhere in Europe. GuestOL TV this Friday, Jean-Michel Aulas has in any case the firm intention to keep his player, recruited in 2017, and even hopes to extend his contract. “We work on it a lot. I have a lot of exchanges with Memphis. Rudi too. Not daily but regularly. Juni too. We made him a certain number of proposals which he did not accept. He was waiting to be able to resume. For the moment: we have not agreed. There is no break. We are talking to his agents, “said the president of the OL.


Call to footballers to wear masks in case of recovery – Germany – Foreign

The German Ministry of Labor wants footballers to wear masks to protect themselves against the coronavirus if the government of Angela Merkel authorizes a resumption of the championship in May as the League wishes.

The German Football League (DFL) confirmed on Thursday that it was ready to resume the Bundesliga on May 9, without spectators in the stands but with strict hygiene measures for the players. The final decision rests with Chancellor Angela Merkel and the Presidents of the Regions (Länder), who will meet next Thursday. In this context, according to the magazine Spiegel, the federal labor ministry has developed safety guidelines, recommending players to wear a mask that “will not slip during sprints, head shots and duels”.

“If the masks slip, the game must be stopped immediately”, according to the project, which also recommends that the masks be “replaced every 15 minutes maximum” because of the effort that would quickly make them wet. Recommendations that make skeptical the doctor of the German team, member of the working group responsible for preparing a return from the Bundesliga: “If the players played with masks, I do not think that would be accepted”. “There have also been suggestions that players should keep their distance from the wall during a free kick …”, he told the German news agency DPA.

League plans to regularly test players and club staff

RB Leipzig sports director Markus Kroesche told the daily Bild that the players could “perhaps sprint once with a mask, but not several times”, saying that the idea, “interesting”, could not be put in practice. Bayer Leverkusen medical adviser Karl-Heinrich Dittmar says masks are not necessary as the league plans to regularly test players and club staff. Another proposal from the ministry is that each team be isolated in quarantine in a hotel for the nine matches that remain to be played this season, in the hope of finishing it before June 30. “Personally, I would find it extremely difficult to spend the next few weeks in a hotel and not being able to see my family,” reacted Frankfurt defender Danny da Costa. Bayern Munich striker Thomas Müller, on the other hand, “it is obvious that football would be subject to almost all the rules necessary to play,” he told the magazine. Sport Bild.