Monaco coach Leonardo Jardim has mentioned they don’t wish to make winter gross sales, however admitted he needs to be prepared “for something and every little thing” with Liverpool and Arsenal nonetheless reported to be all in favour of Thomas Lemar.
Arsenal tried to signal Lemar final summer season, failing with a bid late within the switch window, and stay eager on the France worldwide, whereas Liverpool have been linked following the sale of Philippe Coutinho.
Talking forward of Tuesday’s Coupe de la Ligue quarterfinal with Good — a sport wherein Lemar is predicted to characteristic — Jardim once more informed media Monaco are aiming to maintain their present squad intact for the rest of the season.
Nevertheless, after shedding Bernardo Silva, Tiemoue Bakayoko, Benjamin Mendy and Kylian Mbappe, amongst others, final summer season, he’s conscious that his plans could depend for little if the worth is true.
“We do not normally promote in winter, however the switch window is open till the top of the month, and you must put together your self for something and every little thing,” Jardim mentioned.
“Aside from two or three children who may depart to get some enjoying time, we’re relying on all the remainder.”
Ian is ESPN’s French soccer correspondent. Twitter: @ian_holyman