Both clubs are understood to have offered €5 million for the Frenchman.
‚ÄúAll I can tell you is that an official fax arrived from Fiorentina asking for the player,‚ÄĚ Montpellier coach Roland Courbis revealed.
‚ÄúThis is why I didn‚Äôt call him up, as if he‚Äôs thinking of other matters, he cannot concentrate on his football.
‚ÄúIt is a delicate time, but this is now the moment that either Fiorentina or Swansea need to reach an agreement for him.‚ÄĚ
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