Alvaro Gonzalez stays in Marseille

Spanish defender Alvaro Gonzalez is expected to continue his career at the Olympique de Marseille.

Lending by Villarreal to the end of the 2019/2020 financial year, Alvaro Gonzalez is expected to remain with OM after this date. Author of an attractive season with the Marseille team, and the experienced central back convinced his bosses to keep him.

It was Jacques-Henri Eyraud, the club’s president, who shared the good news in a brief speech to AFP on Friday. “He will be an Olympic next season”, he explained.

Gonzalez loan should be turned into a final transfer. The player would commit for a period of four years with France’s Deputy Champion.

Gonzalez (30) contributed largely to the second place acquired by OM in Ligue 1, with 19 competitions in particular.