Brassier unwilling to leave Brest despite exit rumours

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Brassier unwilling to leave Brest despite exit rumours

Ayoola Kelechi 10:17 - 08.04.2024

Despite interest from top clubs like AC Milan and Porto, the Brest defender is committed to staying with Ligue 1's surprise package

As Brest continues to shine, attention from larger clubs has inevitably shifted towards their standout talents, with Lillian Brassier (24) at the centre of speculation. Brassier's impressive displays have caught the eye of several top clubs, including AS Monaco, AC Milan, and Porto.

Stade Brestois has defied all odds this season, surpassing expectations by emerging as one of the top contenders for UEFA Champions League qualification. Initially predicted for relegation, Les Ty Zefs' remarkable performance has elevated them to the forefront of European football discussions.

Brassier's Commitment

Despite the mounting interest, Brassier has expressed his commitment to Stade Brestois in an exclusive interview with L'Équipe. He emphasized that his ambition is to compete in the biggest competitions and win trophies, sentiments ingrained during his time at Brest.

"My ambition is to play in the biggest competitions, to win trophies because that’s what remains."

With one year remaining on his contract, Brassier's departure from Brest is not guaranteed. He remains focused on short-term objectives, aiming to maximize his contributions to the club's ongoing success. Finishing the season at Brest holds significant importance to him, given the extraordinary journey they are currently experiencing.

"I saw myself finishing the season at Brest because we’re experiencing something big."

A Crucial Decision for Brassier

Brassier's decision to stay reflects his dedication to Brest's cause and his belief in the club's potential.

While interest from other clubs may persist, Brassier's commitment to his current team serves as a testament to his loyalty and determination to make an impact on the Breton club's continued success.

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