While OM would be thinking of Christophe Galtier to replace Marcelino, the Marseille club had already tried its luck for the French technician before even appointing the Spaniard. Indeed, Galtier was one of the avenues to succeed Igor Tudor, but the native of Marseille said no this summer. Details were provided on the reasons for this refusal.
Igor Tudor will therefore only have remained one season on the bench of theABOUT. To replace himPablo Longoria brought Marcelino, but during the summer, other names were circulated to take charge of the Marseille club. Track Christophe Galtier had been mentioned in particular, he who was then in the process of leaving PSG. However, it ultimately didn’t go any further between theABOUT et Galtier.
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His departure from PSG was not yet settled
As explained RMCIt is Christophe Galtier who allegedly asked his representatives not to follow up on the approaches of theABOUT this summer. But for what reasons? First of all, the French technician had not yet 100% settled his departure from PSG. In fact, the financial agreement between the capital club and Galtier.
Necessary rest for Galtier
But that’s not all. In the surroundings of Christophe Galtier, he was also advised to take some time to breathe. Whether physically or mentally, year after year PSG was very busy and complicated for the 57-year-old coach. Moreover, Galtier also had to deal with the racism case of which he is accused. All this therefore meant that Christophe Galtier pushed back theABOUT this summer…