Without having really convinced this season, Thiago Mendes appeared 29 times in Ligue 1 per Peter Bosz, including 21 times as a starter, just over one out of two matches. Happened against 22 million euros from LOSC in July 2019, the Brazilian midfielder never convinced in the jersey of the City of Light.
However, the 30-year-old defensive midfielder joined OL today for another 2 years, which binds him to the club until 2025 from now on. So that Aouar seems (like all summers) on the go, and that Ndombélé will return to Tottenham, Thiago Mendes has a boulevard in front of him to win alongside Caqueret.
Aligned in a middle triangle behind Paqueta, he could finally regain his Lille form. The one that had allowed him to score in particular 4 goals and 8 assists decisive in 71 games (against 1 goal, 10 assists in 109 appearances for OL).