Targhalline and Dieng join the Academy
The National 2 team of Olympique de Marseille coached by Philippe Anziani has added reinforcements with of two recruits: Oussama Targhalline, an 18-year-old Moroccan midfielder, and Ahmadou Bamba Dieng, a 20-year-old Senegalese striker.
Osama Targhalline studied at the Mohammed VI Academy. A Morocco U-20 international, he had a trial at OM, along with two other Moroccan players, last season. His technical qualities, recovery and his ability to quickly transition himself forward pleased the Olympique de Marseille coaches, notably André Villas-Boas after training with the First Team.
Ahmadou Bamba Dieng is a 20-year-old forward who featured for the Diambars team last season. A group that saw him score 12 goals in 14 games, making him the top scorer in the Senegalese D1 championship. In August 2020, he too had a trial with OM at the RLD Centre.