Playing for Borussia Monchengladbach since 2018/19, 28-year old French striker Alassane Plea, currently on a deal with German club until June 2023, might be parting ways with Die Fohlen soon. To this end, while Bundesliga side are screening some names as replacements, former OGC Nice and Olympique Lyonnais hitman has been linked to a Ligue 1 move back.
Interviewed by Sport Bild on the subject, his agent, Stephen Courbis, stated: “The situation is difficult for Alassane. We will update ourselves with Max (Eberl; d. Ed.) In December, and discuss the situation and the future", addressing to Plea being seldom lined up in 'Gladbach starting eleven.