There’s no easy way to put it, but…
Defender, legend and heart of the team Jean-Alain Boumsong is being targeted by Marseille after his series of stunning displays for the Barcodes since Souness beat off Real Madrid, AC Milan and The Justice League for his signature a few years ago.
“Jean-Alain Boumsong is an experienced player who is part of the French team group and who has shown all his defensive efficiency in Ligue 1,” Diouf told L’Equipe.
“But his transfer is complex on a financial level, as with every player that is in England.
Staggering news, but hopefully the return to fitness of Titus Bramble and their summer signings of absolutely no one will soften the blow.