The latest transfer target being linked with Charlton is attacking midfielder Alain Traoré: Traoré
Traoré plays for Lorient but also for the Burkina Faso national team: Career
His family are already in London and there would be advantages in joining a club where French is widely spoken. Most of our recent targets have had French as a principal language.
Bob Peeters has said that English will remain the dressing room language with French or Flemish being used to talk to players individually (Peeters is also fluent in German). However, we may reach a point where it would be sensible to give English players who do not already speak French some tuition in the language.