The French defender has impressed throughout a mortgage stint, beginning all however one in all their 36 Ligue 1 video games to date, as nicely seven of their outings within the membership’s run to the Europa Convention League semi-finals.
Saliba is but to make a senior look for Arsenal regardless of becoming a member of the membership in 2019, with supervisor Mikel Arteta bringing in Gabriel and Ben White in consecutive summers to kind his first-choice central defensive partnership.
Whereas Arteta has praised the 21-year-old for his growth, Saliba himself admitted final month there was a “likelihood” he may stick with Marseille subsequent season.
Chatting with Get French Soccer information, Sampaoli stated: “I hope that there’s a risk for us to maintain a participant like him, who is aware of the staff.
“I don’t know if it depends upon the membership, William or Arsenal… I don’t know the probabilities on this case.”