Marseille reportedly making Locatelli their top target with an offer ready

The latest on the future of Manuel Locatelli, Juventus midfielder, who is being targeted by Marseille.

According to the French portal Foot Mercato, Marseille is ready to get serious about Manuel Locatelli.

New head coach Roberto De Zerbi has reportedly identified Locatelli as the primary transfer target.

“Locatelli is the top priority for Marseille,” an inside source told Foot Mercato.

The interest from Marseille is seen as a key strategic move as De Zerbi looks to strengthen his squad.

Negotiations between the French club and Juventus are expected to begin soon.

Details of the potential transfer fee have not been disclosed, but it is believed that Marseille is prepared to make a significant offer.

Locatelli joined Juventus from Sassuolo last season and has been a vital part of the midfield.

Roberto De Zerbi’s admiration for Locatelli stems from their previous encounters in Serie A.

A move to Marseille would reunite the two, potentially bringing Locatelli’s skills to Ligue 1.

Marseille fans are eagerly awaiting further developments as the club aims to finalise the deal before the start of the season.

Stay tuned for more updates on this developing story.

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