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Lyon President Jean-Michel Aulas offers update on striker situation

Speaking at press conference orchestrated to unveil the contract extension of central defender Marcelo, Lyon President Jean-Michel Aulas discussed the club’s striker situation. On Mariano Diaz: Things did not go as we imagined. He told us 3 weeks ago that … Read more »

Lille accelerating for Dinamo Zagreb midfielder Arijan Ademi

France Football are reporting that Lille have accelerated discussions for 27-year-old Macedonian central midfielder Arijan Ademi. Having already made an approach earlier this summer, LOSC are now looking to close a deal before deadline day for the defensive midfielder.    

Official | Lille send Anwar El Ghazi on loan to Aston Villa with an option to buy

Aston Villa have today signed Lille winger Anwar El Ghazi on loan for the 2018/19 season. Should El Ghazi impress, however, the temporary transfer could become permanent given the option to buy that Villa negotiated into their agreement with Les … Read more »

Aston Villa to sign Anwar El Ghazi from Lille

23-year-old Dutch attacker Anwar El Ghazi is edging ever-closer to the Lille exit door, with manager Christophe Galtier deciding that 9 players for 4 attacking positions in his squad is too many, according to L’Équipe. Under French football financial watchdog DNCG … Read more »

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 »