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Lille’s financial problems continue: they must raise €30m in sales to satisfy French football financial watchdog the DNCG

L’Équipe report this morning that Lille’s financial problems are continuing and that they must raise a further €30m in sales between now and the end of the summer transfer window or face punishment from French football financial watchdog the DNCG. … Read more »

Official | Lille sell left-back Hamza Mendyl to Schalke 04 for €7m

Schalke have completed the signing of left-back Hamza Mendyl from Lille. The Moroccan defender – who has impressed at the Stade Pierre-Mauroy since his gradual first team breakthrough in the 2016/17 season, making 13 appearances in total for Les Dogues … Read more »

Official | Lille central defender Junior Alonso joins Celta Vigo on loan

Lille defender Junior Alonso has completed a loan move to La Liga side Celta Vigo. The 23-year-old Paraguayan moves to Galician side in a deal that includes an option to purchase the full-back at the end of the season. Alonso … Read more »

Sevilla have made a €25m verbal offer for Lille forward Nicolas Pepé

Spanish outfit Sevilla have made a €25m verbal offer for Lille’s precocious forward Nicolas Pepé, according to France Football. The Ivorian forward, who is currently contracted to Lille until 2022, was the subject of a €14m bid from Southampton last week, … Read more »

Adama Soumaoro will be a Lille player at the end of the day

Lille captain Adama Soumaoro will be at the club when the English window closes this afternoon, according to sources contacted by Football News. This is a stronger indication that Everton are in the process of landing a target that … Read more »

Lille are in talks to sign Dijon right-back Valentin Rosier

Ligue 1 side Lille have entered into negotiations to sign 21-year-old Dijon right-back Valentin Rosier as they search for a replacement for Kévin Malcuit, who has just joined Napoli, according to France Football. A bid could be expected in the coming … Read more »