SM Caen - Mercato: several Ligue 1 clubs are keen on Jessy Deminguet

The Stade Malherbe de Caen is already very much in demand before the start of the mercato. 9th in Ligue 2, the club from Calvados sees several of its executives threatened and courted.

SM Caen has had a successful season compared to last year. They finished 17th, just ahead of the Ligue 2 play-offs, and saved themselves from Chamois Niortais on a penultimate day.

RC Strasbourg

This season, the end is much quieter, the Norman club is 9th with 13 points ahead of QRM, play-off, and can even aim for a top 7 if favorable results on the next days. SM Caen is the only club to have beaten the probable future champion, TFC, twice (3-2 in the first leg, 4-1 in the second). Note that the Violets have suffered only 4 defeats in Ligue 2, Caen has inflicted half of them, reported

RC Strasbourg and Stade Brestois on the lookout!

So, when you have a successful season in Ligue 2, Ligue 1 clubs are on the lookout for good deals for the mercato. The players at the end of their contract or with 1 year to go are solicited for an experience in the elite, a rare opportunity. And this is notably the case of the captain of Stade Malherbe: Jessy Deminguet.

RC Strasbourg

At the end of his contract in June 2023, the Caen native is on the table of Stade Brestois and Racing Club de Strasbourg Alsace, Ouest France informs today. After a season with 6 goals and 9 assists in 32 Ligue 2 games, he will either have to extend his contract this summer or be sold. The regional daily explains that the club is confident of keeping its captain for next season, he is estimated at 2 million euros by Transfermarkt!