RC Lens Mercato: Announced on the departure this summer, Seko Fofana mentioned his possible transfer to a major European club.
RC Lens Mercato: Seko Fofana confirms for a European giant
Racing Club de Lens did not miss its return to Ligue 1 Uber Eats. On Sunday, RC Lens dominated Stade Brestois (3-2). A hat-trick from Florian Sotoca allowed the Blood and Gold to overcome Brest. Racing captain Seko Fofana was a passer on the last Sotoca. At the end of the meeting, the midfielder was asked about his future. Which remains uncertain in Lens. The Ivorian midfielder was announced at Paris Saint-Germain and Marseille. But these compromised tracks, the Lensois environment could leave France. AC Milan is presented as one of its suitors. In the mixed zone, the midfielder did not hide his admiration for the reigning Italian champion.
Fofana seduced by AC Milan
“Milan is a club, I like Milan. If Maldini comes knocking at my door? We’ll see. I often talk about it with Mike Maignan, ”said Seko Fofana while stressing that he felt good at RC Lens. The midfielder also recalls that his transfer to Milan does not depend only on him. An approach from the Lombard club is still expected to start negotiations with the Blood and Gold. Which had paid nearly 9 million euros (excluding bonuses) in 2020 to sign the Ivorian international until 2024. The northern club would wait at least 20 million euros to sell its captain.
It remains to be seen whether Milan will go on the offensive in this case. The Italian club has not yet compensated for the departure of Franck Kessié. At the end of the contract, this other Ivorian midfielder joined Barça as a free player this summer.