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Lamine Gassama set to remain at Lorient despite Sunderland talks

Lorient’s right-back Lamine Gassama is set to remain at the Ligue 1 side until the end of the season when his contract expires, according to Foot Mercato.

The player had been re-approached by Premier League side Sunderland in recent days, having already rejected them once this month.

Southampton, Basel, Montpellier and Hoffenheim are also all interested in the player’s services, who is likely to have many clubs to choose from at the end of the season when he becomes a free agent.

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