After Raffidine Abdullah earlier this month, Laurent Abergel, a product of the club's youth academy, signed his first professional contract on Tuesday in Tuesday in the office of president Vincent Labrune at the Centre Robert Louis-Dreyfus.
Last season, Laurent was regularly called up by senior coach Elie Baup to train with the first team. The OM coach even called up the youngster on four occasions for official matches, including once in the Europa League. This coming season, the right-back will have his own place in the first-team changing room.
Born on 1 February 1993 in Marseille
1.70m – 65kg
First-team matches in 2012/13 season
OM 2-1 Toulouse, 11 May 2013
Nice 0-1 OM, 31 March 2013
OM 1-0 Valenciennes, 16 February 2013
AEL Limassol 3-0 OM, 6 December 2012