Speaking to French TV outlet L’Équipe 21 tonight, French international Dimitri Payet’s agent Jacques-Olivier Auguste further denied that The Sun had interviewed his client, after initially speaking to our colleagues at Daily Mercato earlier today.
“I have no idea where this (The Sun’s supposed exclusive interview with Payet) came from but in any case he never said that (being when Payet claimed he would 100% remain at West Ham). With West Ham it is quite simple, if a club is interested they will call the club, and then, we will see. If everyone can benefit… Now Dimitri is certainly feeling good at West Ham, but to say that he will 100% stay is difficult. Because if tomorrow he has to leave, I think he will burnt in public…”