A few days after being called up for the first time by Didier Deschamps in the France team, Boubacar Kamara announced that he would leave OM at the end of the season.
Boubacar Kamara (22) and Olympique de Marseille, it’s almost over. As he reaches the end of his contract with his training club, the young midfielder will not stay with the Marseille club next season. The 22-year-old therefore played his last match with OM against Strasbourg on Sunday evening at the Vélodrome (4-0). While his last message on his Instagram account “Thank you for everything” seemed to announce the end of his adventure in Marseille, Kamara confirmed the news this Sunday.
“After long reflection and after weighing the pros and cons, I made the decision to leave OM at the end of this season. It’s the best decision for the rest of my career. I want to evolve. To discover a new challenge, a new championship and a new country. I have only known one jersey, I have been at the club since I was five years old, I am 22. My career path has been unique at OM”he explained at the microphone of Telefoot.
What future for Boubacar Kamara?
While Pablo Longoria and the management of OM would have tried everything to keep him, the midfielder did not manage to agree with his management to extend. “Kamara? It is my responsibility. I have been at the club since August 2020, I assume my responsibilities, especially with the situation of Kamara. Until the end, the last word is not said. We continue to have conversations, we have proposed different possibilities.explained the president of OM last March, but the environment finally chose to leave.
“I made my choice, but soon you will know”, he also explained. If he should not stay in Ligue 1, Kamara remains very courted abroad. Despite interest from several Premier League clubs, he already has a verbal agreement with Atlético Madrid, as we revealed to you. While he has just been called for the first time by Didier Deschamps to join the group of the France team, Boubacar Kamara will announce his decision very soon.