New midfielder of Olympique de Marseille, Gerson has spoken about his future. The Brazilian midfielder does not seem set to fizzle at OM.
Gerson’s sensational revelation about her future
It’Olympique de Marseille struck a blow again in Brazil this summer by recruiting Gerson Santos da Silva. Recruited for 25 million euros, the 24-year-old midfielder has committed with OM for five seasons, until 2026. Only, the middle auriverde does not seem gone to make old bones in Provence. He let loose a strange confidence about his future in an interview with Globo Esporte. “I see my transfer as a chance to continue playing at the same high level as I had at Flamengo […] The club, the ambitions and the team gathered here, will also allow me to continue at a high level. This is my goal, ” said the former midfielder carioca.
Mixed debut with OM
Most expensive recruit of the Marseille summer transfer window, Gerson is struggling for the moment to convince. In seven appearances for OM, the Brazilian has one goal for the same number of assists. On the eve of the reception of the RC Lens this Sunday, Jorge Sampaoli had also defended his flagship recruit, believing that she had a period of adaptation. “There always needs to be a period of adaptation. We find that he adapts well “, had noted the Argentine technician who expects all the same that his environment confirms his international status. “He has become an international, we expect him to be decisive with us, he was at his former club and if we ask him it is because we see qualities. We will need his best version this season, ” said the Marseille coach in pre-match conference.