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Arsenal to receive further transfer boost

Although the transfer window has now closed for English Premier League clubs, Arsenal are set to receive a late boost to their kitty if Jeff Reine Adelaide finalises his £25 million (€30 million) move from Angers to Lyon. The Gunners sold the French under-21 international to Anger for just £2 million a year ago, but inserted a 10% sell-on clause ...

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Spurs ready to make record signing

Tottenham have agreed to break their transfer record to sign Tanguy Ndombélé from Lyon. That is according to Sky Sports who report that a £65 million fee has been agreed as well as five year deal, and that the player is set to have a medical within the next few days. Lyon had been refusing to sell the player until ...

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Lyon join chase for Laurent Koscielny

Lyon are the latest club to be linked with a move for Arsenal captain Laurent Koscielny. That is according to The Daily Mail who report that the Ligue 1 side are said to have offered a two year deal for the 33-year old Frenchman, who has one year left on his current deal at The Emirates, and is said to ...

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Liverpool no longer interested in Fekir

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Despite stories to the contrary emanating from France, Liverpool are no longer interested in signing Lyon play-maker Nabil Fekir. The 25-year old French international was so close to joining Liverpool last summer in a transfer deal worth £53 million that he was pictured in a Liverpool shirt, and conducted interviews for the club’s social media channels. However, the deal collapsed ...

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Spurs pursuit of Lyon midfielder complicated by price tag

Tottenham have opened talks with Lyon about the potential transfer of midfielder Tanguy Ndombélé. However, a major sticking point is the price, with the clubs currently poles apart when it comes to the valuation of the 22-year old French international. Lyon’s president Jean-Michel Aulas, values the player at £67 million (€75 million), whilst Spurs are believed to have offered €50 ...

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Liverpool and City set to battle for Fekir

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Premier League heavyweights are set to battle to sign Lyon midfielder Nabil Fekir. The French international was on the verge of joining Liverpool last summer, but the deal collapsed at the last minute due to medical concerns, and he stayed with the Ligue 1 side for a further season. However, he is now set to leave the club this summer, ...

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Liverpool target confirms Lyon exit

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Liverpool transfer target Memphis Depay has apparently confirmed that he is leaving French club Lyon, in a slightly unconventional way. The Dutch international published a video on his Instagram account on Saturday showing him dressed all in red boarding a private plane with the caption “Merci Lyon” (Thank you Lyon). The 25-year old spent two seasons in the Premier League ...

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Manchester City linked again with Lyon midfielder

Manchester City are being linked again with a move for midfielder Tanguy Ndombele, who plays for Lyon. That is according to French publication Le10 Sport who claim that City bid €50 million (£44.5 million) for the French under-21 international in the last transfer window, but the offer was turned down by the Ligue 1 club. However, City have continued to ...

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City defender leaves club after failing to play a single game

Manchester City defender Jason Denayer has left the club for Lyon in a £12 million deal after failing to play a single game at The Etihad. The 23-year old Belgian defender, joined the City academy in 2013, but has seen his entire career with the English Champions punctuated by a series of loan moves, featuring Celtic, Sunderland, and Galatasary twice. ...

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Newcastle in negotiations to sign French starlet

Newcastle are in negotiations with French club Lyon to sign 19 year old striker Myziane Maolida. That is according to L’Équippe who report that Spanish side Real Betis are already prepared to offer €8 million (£7.1 million) for his services, but that Newcastle may be ready to hijack that move with a higher offer. A French under-19 international, who had ...

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