Marseille coach Andre Villas-Boas confirmed on Monday that he want to signal Napoli’s Poland striker Arkadiusz Milik in the course of the January switch window.
Villas-Boas has Argentinian Dario Benedetto, 30-year-old Valere Germain and teenager Marley Ake as his attacking choices.
Milik, 26, is but to function for the Serie A facet this time period and his contract with the membership finishes on the finish of the season.
“We have an interest however there have not been any superior talks with the membership or the participant. It isn’t as superior as that, it is not for the approaching days. It is an curiosity, that sadly got here out within the Italian press,” Villas-Boas stated at a press convention.
“Milik is just not the one possibility. It is the toughest, perhaps, as a result of he is a major gamers. It isn’t simple.”
Ex-Chelsea and Tottenham supervisor Villas-Boas stated he’ll focus on with majority shareholder Frank McCourt concerning the cash accessible over the subsequent 4 weeks.
“We’ll discuss once more with the proprietor to see the place we are able to go. We all know our limits. We won’t spend an excessive amount of,” he stated.
“I am not going to place that kind of strain on the board.”
Villas-Boas’s facet, who sit in fifth place and eight factors behind leaders Lyon, return to Ligue 1 motion on Wednesday by internet hosting Montpellier after the two-week winter break.