Football – Market – PSG
Posted on June 23, 2022 at 4:00 a.m. by Thibault Morlain
At 20, Hugo Ekitike has just had a great season in the Stade de Reims jersey. With 10 goals and 3 assists in Ligue 1, the striker has confirmed his enormous potential and that would not have escaped anyone in Europe. The biggest clubs of the Old Continent would thus be interested in the idea of recruiting Ekitike. Why such madness around Rémois? Answer.
With a 12th place in Ligue 1, Reims finished the season in the soft underbelly of the standings. Nevertheless, during this exercise, there was a big attraction on the side of the Auguste Delaune stadium: Hugo Ekitike. Back from a loan in Denmark, Vejlethe 20-year-old striker made a strong impression underOscar Garcia. He ended the season with 10 goals and 3 assists in Ligue 1. And his performances did not go unnoticed in Europe. This is indeed whatEkitike is one of the great attractions of this transfer market. And it is the biggest clubs of the Old Continent which compete to recover the services of the crack of Reims. Thus, for several weeks, it was above all a question of a keen interest from Newcastle. The Magpies also seemed ready to splurge to Hugo Ekitikean offer of €46 million, including bonuses, was mentioned in particular. But for the moment, no official. For his part, the Rémois would play the watch. It must be said that other prestigious teams would be interested. This would be particularly the case for PSG and of Louis Fieldstempted to bring the striker to the French champions. But that’s not all since according to the latest information from The teamthe real Madrid and the Bayern Munich would also be in on it while the Borussia Dortmund finally preferred to turn to Sebastien Haller.
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“Players like him don’t run the streets”
The battle will therefore be terrible for the transfer of Hugo Ekitike. What to do the business of Reims Stadium who could hit the jackpot with his attacker. Why such a craze around the French striker? For The teama Ligue 1 scout justified this situation regarding Ekitikethen explaining: Players like him don’t run the streets. They are depth players who make the opponent defend towards their goal and who are also capable of having the qualities of a support player, with a good heading game, in deflection. They are modern player profiles, with an ability to eliminate, a very quick start, despite their size. They have a velocity to size ratio that is rare “.