It goes without mentioning that the French league Ligue 1 has become a hot destination for the world’s biggest superstars. The evidence of this lies this season itself. Paris Saint-Germain managed to sign the likes of Lionel Messi, Sergio Ramos and Gianluigi Donarumma during the summer transfer window.
The French top flight continues to welcome elite players. However, it is worth noting that the division could lose some of its top-rated stars in the coming months. If rumors are anything to go by, a number of big-name footballers are already looking forward to leaving Ligue 1 in 2022.
Many high-profile Ligue 1 footballers are likely to switch to the Premier League, La Liga, Serie A or other divisions across Europe next year. That said, let’s quickly take a look at five such players who could make such a move before the end of 2022.
# 5 Aurelien Tchouameni
Manchester United are believed to be leading the race to sign the defensive midfielder right now. However, some other clubs are also monitoring his situation. It is understood Marseille are open to selling the player in January to avoid losing him for free in July. It remains to be seen what will happen in the coming weeks.