Blanc told Sud-Ouest: âMarouane will still be under contract with Les Girondins next season.
âHim moving is totally out of question. He is an extremely productive player.â
For his part, Chamakh said: âWe will certainly be speaking with the club about a contract extension but itâs still too early to speak about it.
âIf one day I was to move on, for sure it will be for England. But this doesnât mean that Iâm desperate to leave.
âIt will depend on the opportunities that will arise.â