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Bordeaux striker Josh Maja seeing widespread interest, wants England return

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As reported by L’Équipe, Nigerian international striker Josh Maja is close to an exit at Bordeaux this month having suffered through injuries and a lack of game time under various coaches since his move from Sunderland in summer 2019.

Bordeaux have been approached by several teams over a loan deal but the French club continue to favour a permanent deal. Birmingham City, who had offered a loan deal, and Blackburn Rovers lead a group of Championship clubs interested in the player while Serie A club Venezia and Alaves of La Liga as well as two MLS clubs have also enquired for the player.

Maja, however, the sports daily say, is only interested in a return to England as FCGB look to take his €90,000 gross monthly salary off their wage bill.

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