Manchester United defender Eric Bailly has joined Marseille on a season-long mortgage.
Marseille will cowl all the 28-year-old Ivory Coast worldwide’s wages throughout his time on the Stade Velodrome.
The Ligue 1 membership are obligated to signal Bailly completely in the summertime of 2023 for £5.1million (€6m), topic to appearances and whether or not Marseille qualify for the Champions League.
Jose Mourinho introduced Bailly to Manchester United from Villarreal in the summertime of 2016 and the centre-back went on to make 113 appearances for the membership, scoring as soon as.
He helped the membership win the League Cup and Europa League in his first season however he has additionally been hampered by accidents all through his time at Previous Trafford.
The signing of Lisandro Martinez this summer season noticed him fall down the pecking order with competitors at centre-back additionally coming from Harry Maguire, Raphael Varane and Victor Lindelof.
A press release from United described Bailly as a “standard member” the squad and added: “Eric has our greatest needs for the marketing campaign to return and we can be following his progress intently.”
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