Oumar Solet, footballer, once trained in Laval and held ambitions of rising to prominence at Olympique Lyonnais (OL). Yet, his career bloomed at RedBull's Salzburg team.
A Brief Stint at Lyon
In 2020, Oumar swapped Lyon for RB Salzburg. This move was profitable for OL, as they received 4.5 million euros in return.
Queries and Observations
Oumar voiced puzzlement over OL's handling of young players. This, in spite of the team's well-known penchant for nurturing emerging talent. He refrains from openly questioning Lyon's decisions. Yet, he acknowledges that OL has seen the exit of numerous talented young players.
- Pierre Kalulu
- Amine Gouiri
- Melvin Bard
- Oumar Solet
These names represent just some of the promising young talent once present at OL.
The Hope Ahead
Oumar, now a Champions League player with RB Salzburg, expresses hopes for OL's future. He anticipates that the team will overcome its current challenges and stave off relegation to Ligue 2.
No Hard Feelings
Notwithstanding his mixed feelings, Oumar harbors no ill-will towards OL. He continues to view his former team without bitterness, despite the perplexities surrounding their handling of young talent.