Wednesday August 31 2016
Official: Vainqueur to Marseille

Roma have officially loaned midfielder William Vainqueur to Olympique Marseille.

“The 27-year-old joins the Ligue 1 side on loan until 30 June 2017,” read a statement.

“Vainqueur joined Roma in 2015 from Dinamo Moscow, making his debut in September of that year during the 5-1 win over Carpi in Serie A.

“In total the Frenchman made 21 appearances for the Giallorossi during his time at the club: 16 in Serie A, 1 in the Coppa Italia and four in the Champions League.

“His last appearance in a competitive game for the club came at the Santiago Bernabeu in March 2016, when he replaced Miralem Pjanic during the closing stages of the Champions League encounter.”

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